Search the Archive

Endorsements / Mondale, Jackson #295764

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 09, 1984
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Mayor Wilson Goode reported endorsing Walter Mondale today; Mayor Harold Washington thought supporting Jesse Jackson. Endorsement of Jackson by Nation of Islam leader Louis Horacon mentioned. Films shown.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Boston, Massachusetts) Status of Jackson's campaign among white voters examined; his role in escorting jailed peace activist and grandmother Frances Crow from prison noted, shown. [CROW - supports Jackson.] "Boston Globe" poll outlined on screen. [JACKSON - claims audience is alive because USSR decided not to kill them; encourages handicapped, envts.] [PEOPLE - praise Jackson as reminiscent of Roosevelt and Kennedy.]

Faw, Bob;
Rather, Dan

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.