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Campaign 1984 / Demo. Race #296274

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 09, 1984
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(Studio) Latest CBS News poll indicating Gary Hart's lead over Walter Mondale outlined on screen, discussed; Hart's campaign activities today, include courting of Mayor Harold Washington, noted. Ernest Hollings reported endorsing Hart today. [HOLLINGS - explains his support for Hart in light of past relationship with Mondale.]
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Atlanta, Georgia) Mondale's new campaign focus examined. [MONDALE - jokes about recent primary losses.] [campaign. chairperson Jim JOHNSON - recognizes seriousness of contest.] [MONDALE - refers to Cabbage Patch dolls and Hart.] Mondale's defense of his candidacy outlined; political risk involved in his upcoming visit with Jimmy Carter considered.
REPORTER: Susan Spencer

(Studio) Apparent campaign targets of John Glenn and George McGovern outlined.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Anniston, Alabama) Jesse Jackson's campaign's problems examined; films shown. [SUPPORTER - introduction Jackson as "Son of Thunder," "Bad Black Dude."] Jackson's campaign fins. described. [JACKSON - comments on Hart, Mondale, civil rights; praises his own civil rights record.] [Governor Bill CLINTON - thinks Jackson has personal credibility in Arkansas.] [JACKSON - encourages supporters.]

Faw, Bob;
Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan

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