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Campaign `80 / Kennedy #268805

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 12, 1980
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(Studio) Apparent moral boost to Senator Edward Kennedy by his Maine showing noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Boston, Massachusetts) Kennedy's Harvard appearance featured; films shown. [KENNEDY - attacks Carter administration foreign policy; comments on Iran; comments on Richard Nixon.]
REPORTER: Jed Duvall

(Studio) Kennedy's call for Carter to campaign noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Carter's campaign activity in 1976 compared to his lack of campaigning. now; Gerald Ford mentioned. [CARTER - says country would be best served if Ford left Rose Garden and campaignd.] [KENNEDY - says President's safely back in sanctuary of Rose Garden.] Politics of incumbency, symbolized by Rose Garden, examined; Iranian crisis, Iowa, Maine mentioned. [Carter campaign chairperson Robert STRAUSS - comments on hostages and Carter's campaign]
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Cronkite, Walter;
Duvall, Jed;
Mudd, Roger

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