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President Transition #267756

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 14, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) Ronald Reagan reported naming James Baker and Edwin Meese to cabinet posts; details given. Baker's role with Gerald Ford and George Bush campaigns. recalled; Meese's new position discussed. Nancy and Ronald Reagan reported returning from California vacation in anticipation of transition; probabilty that William French Smith will be named attorney general mentioned.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Status of Republicans in House, Senator, govships. outlined on screen. [Democrat consultant Robert KEEFE - comments.] [Republican national committee chairperson Bill BROCK - comments.] Republican programs for campaigns, cands. detailed. [BROCK - comments.] [KEEFE - comments.] Technological advance of Republicans over Democrats noted.
REPORTER: Jed Duvall

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Duvall, Jed;
Plante, Bill
Duration:
00:04:20

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