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CBS Evening News for Monday, May 14, 1979
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(Studio) Senator Robert Dole's announcement of president candidacy reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Des Moines, Iowa) Launching of Dole's campaign in Russell, Kansas, where he's launched all campaigns., detailed; films shown. [DOLE - announces candidacy; recalls "rose garden" strategy of Ford-Dole campaign in 1976.] President Carter mentioned. Implications of Dole's stop in Des Moines, Iowa, with regard to Carter's showing there as cand., considered. Lack of Dole campaign org. in Iowa cited.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

Cronkite, Walter;
Serafin, Barry

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