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Campaign `80 / Carter / Reagan / Goldwater #267646

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 09, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Nashville, Tennessee) President Carter's campaign swing through Tennessee noted indicating change in his campaign style over that recently displayed concerning Ronald Reagan and question of disunity in US; films shown. [CARTER - campaigns.] President's stops in Bristol and at Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee, featured. Carter's response to question about mudslinging detailed. [CARTER campaigns.] Apparent change in Carter campaign mentioned.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Birmingham, Alabama) Reagan's environmental rhetoric recently with regard to Mt. Saint Helens, EPA standards recalled. [REAGAN - accuses media of nitpicking; claims to be environmental] Endorsement of Reagan by National Maritime Union reported [REAGAN - comments on Rich Nixon's consultations.] His remark about Los Angeles smog and yesterday's statement, claiming that air pollution has been controlled, recalled; Reagan quoted on screen. [REAGAN - denies remark.] Birmingham, Alabama, rally for him shown. [REAGAN - comments on control of pollution.] Cand.'s remarks in Birmingham outlined.
REPORTER: Jerry Bowen

(Studio) Results of Jacob Javit's reelec. campaign in New York recalled.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Phoenix, Arizona) Problems faced by Barry Goldwater in current campaign for reelec. in Arizona examined. [GOLDWATER - comments.] Goldwater's opponent Bill Schulz examined. [SCHULZ - comments.] Axis of Schulz's campaign outlined; television commercial of both cands. shown. Attributes of Goldwater's current campaign considered. [GOLDWATER - compares campaign now with that against Lyndon Johnson.] Positions of both Goldwater and Schulz on ERA, fed.-funded abortions noted. [SCHULZ - campaigns.; mentions Senator James Allen from Alabama.] [GOLDWATER - comments.] Possible outcome of election discussed.
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Bowen, Jerry;
Cronkite, Walter;
Jones, Phil;
Stahl, Lesley

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