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Campaign `80 / Reagan / Anderson / Debates #272730

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 11, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Erie, Pennsylvania) AFL-CIO mbrs.' reception for Ronald Reagan as he arrived to meet with Buffalo, New York, Longshoremen's union president Thomas Gleason noted; films shown. [REAGAN - says pickets were never told that he was once union president] His later remarks in Erie, Pennsylvania, criticizing Press Carter's energy policy noted. [REAGAN - campaigns.; mentions John Anderson.] His later stop at General Elec. plant and his past affiliation with the firm cited; senior aide quoted.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Studio) Anderson's efforts to gain ground in campaign noted; candidate quoted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Redondo Beach, California) Anderson's campaign activities today examined; films shown. His stop at TRW, company having government contract for MX missile, noted. [ANDERSON - campaigns.] Evident focus of new Anderson campaign outlined.

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Edward Kennedy reported disagreeing with Carter with regard to debates. [KENNEDY - comments.] Capitol Hill Democrats said apparently split on Carter's reaction to debates; details given.
REPORTER: Phil Jones

(Studio) Reagan campaign said rejecting debate proposal of sheet-metal workers; details given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Faw, Bob;
Jones, Phil;
Plante, Bill

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