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Campaign `80 / Carter / Reagan #272965

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 23, 1980
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(Studio) Ronald Reagan's response to Jimmy Carter's recent campaign rhetoric reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Portland, OR) [CARTER - comments on Iran, Iraq, USSR , United States hostages in Iran.] Carter's remark yesterday with regard to war versus peace and press Secretary Jody Powell's attempts to downplay incident quoted; President's apparent revision of statement during appearance on Los Angeles television station noted. [CARTER - campaigns.] Carter's west coast campaign appearances in Oregon and California outlined; films shown.
REPORTER: Jed Duvall

(Baton Rouge, LA) Reagan's reaction to President's remarks examined. [REAGAN - comments.] His later statement in Pensacola, Florida, noted. [REAGAN - campaigns.] Reagan's address to LSU outlined. [REAGAN - campaigns.] Reagan's political strategy for South states explained.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(New Orleans, Louisiana) Efforts by Southern Univ. students to prevent band from playing at Reagan's campaign appearance at LSU featured; films shown. [PROTESTER - claims band members were coerced into going.] [LA campaign chairperson John CADE - responds.] Reagan's later praise of band for their appearance and performance mentioned.
REPORTER: Bruce Hall (WAFB-TV news tape)

Cronkite, Walter;
Duvall, Jed;
Plante, Bill;
Hall, Bruce

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