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Campaign 1984 / Elec. #294690

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 06, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Studio) Current number seats held by Republicans and Democrats in Senate and House detailed on screen, discussed. Significant Congress races examined: North Carolina's between Jesse Helms and James Hunt, Illinois's with Charles Percy and Paul Simon.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Chicago, Illinois) Midwest voters' apparent concern with economy and support for Reagan as result discussed; CBS "News-New York Times" poll of region outlined on screen, discussed. Blue collar workers' support for Mondale considered. Role of foreign affairs in election and relationship to economy vote explained.
REPORTER: Meredith Vieira

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Atlanta, Georgia) Racial profile of voting in South examined; films shown. [Andrew YOUNG - supports Mondale-Ferraro.] CBS "News-New York Times" poll of area along racial lines outlined on screen, discussed. [YOUNG - notes historical discomfort of South with wing of Democratic party] Region's reaction to Mondale's tax plan and economic gains mentioned. [S. pollster Claibourne DARDEN - believes Mondale's south support is composed of "yellow-dog Democrats"]
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg

(Studio) Upcoming item.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Goldberg, Bernard;
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob;
Vieira, Meredith

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