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Campaign `80 / Bush-Reagan / Anderson #272318

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 19, 1980
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(Studio) George Bush, former United States envoy to China (PR), reported en route to China as Reagan's running mate in effort to assure China with regard to Reagan's attitude towards Taiwan.
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

(Tokyo, Japan) Bush's stopover in Tokyo examined; films shown. campaign. for. policy advisor Richard Allen said.backing off Reagan's earlier statement on position on Taiwan. [ALLEN - comments.] Reagan campaign aide quoted with regard to cand.'s wkend. remarks. [BUSH - comments.] Situation faced by Republicans over matter outlined.
REPORTER: Richard Roth

(Studio) American Legion's response to Jimmy Carter's 1976 speech in Seattle re: Vietnam draft resisters recalled.
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

(DC) John Anderson's appearance before American Legion in Boston today examined; films shown, draft noted. [ANDERSON - addresses Legion.] Current status of Anderson's campaign discussed. [ANDERSON - comments.] His activities noted include mtgs. with Representatives Shirley Chisholm and Les Aspin; both noted recent Kennedy supporters. Necessary poll rating Anderson must achieve to participate in president debates mentioned.
REPORTER: Bob McNamara

Kuralt, Charles;
Kuralt, Charles;
McNamara, Bob;
Roth, Richard

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