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Campaign `80 / Blue Collar Vote #272776

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Sep 13, 1980
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(Studio) President cands. said agreeing blue collar vote will be crucial in election.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Mansfield, Ohio) Mansfield described as blue collar town, with almost 1/2 voters independents. CBS poll of 300 union mbrs at General Motors Corporation plant reported President preference and debate issue said questions in poll. Economy, foreign policy and job issues cited. Hostages in Iran mentioned. [John COE - says he can't understand why hostages have not been rescued.] [Barry, Janet, John COE - express their voting preferences.] [Crane operator Roger TERMAN - talks about problems of presidency.] Noted that President Carter lost Mansfield vote in `76 election.
REPORTER: Bob McNamara

McNamara, Bob;
Schieffer, Bob

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