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Campaign `80 / Reagan / Anderson / Kennedy #272599

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 05, 1980
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(Studio) Reception Ronald Reagan received during campaign appearances before National Urban League and in south Bronx reported
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Reagan's failure to speak to NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) convention in June and his conservative views said raising questions among blacks about his concern; his comparison of self to John F. Kennedy outlined. [REAGAN - addresses Urban League.] His criticism of Carter administration economic policy mentioned. [REAGAN - campaigns.] Reagan's economy recommendation outlined. [REAGAN - campaigns.] His later visit to same area of south Bronx President Carter toured 3 years ago examined; films shown. [CROWD - shout at Reagan.] [REAGAN - responds.] Reagan staff's rationale for visit reported.
REPORTER: Jerry Bowen

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Denver, Colorado) Egg attacks on John Anderson outside his Denver, Colorado, headquarters and during his speech to National Covs.' Association conference detailed; films shown. Attackers said allegedly members of American Communist groups. [ANDERSON - comments on attack.] [Conf. official Elizabeth GIBSON - notes that Anderson staff asked that attacker be allowed into affair.] [Secret Service spokesperson Glenn WEAVER - comments.] Jose Calderon, one of the attackers, said facing federal chgs. for attacking member of Congress
REPORTER: Eric Engberg

(Studio) Senator Edward Kennedy reported telling Senators Henry Jackson and Robert Byrd that both are on his list of running mates should he be nominated; details given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Bowen, Jerry;
Cronkite, Walter;
Engberg, Eric

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