CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 10, 1980
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(Studio) No. of men and women at convention considered.
REPORTER: Morton Dean
(NYC) Said 1st time 1/2 of delegates at Democratic Convention are women. Platform Planks on ERA and abortion noted. National Coalition for Women's Rights named. [Gloria STEINEM - wants to pressure the cands. on the issues of women's rts.] Presence of Bella Abzug and Midge Costanza among group cited. [COSTANZA - explains dissatisfaction with President Carter.] [Carter adv. Sarah WEDDINGTON - supports President] Women said planning whip system on convention floor.
REPORTER: Liz Trotta
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