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Campaign 1984 / Republican Convention, Hispanics, Bush Campaign Plane #298744

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 18, 1984
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(Studio) Construction of tent city in Dallas, Texas, for anti-Reagan demonstrators reported; details of planned protests during Republican convention mentioned. Films shown.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Dallas, Texas) Republican gains in attracting Hispanic voters examined; films shown. [Pollster Lance TARRANCE - notes geopolitical power has shifted to Sunbelt; explains implications for Hispanic voting bloc.] Percentage of Hispanic delegates at Republican convention mentioned. [DELEGATE - explains his position.] [DELEGATE - thinks most Cuban-Americans support Reagan's hard line foreign policy.] Expected size of black vote for Reagan this election considered. [WOMAN - doesn't believe Representative party cares about common voter, only the wealthy.] [TARRANCE - believes Republicans need to consider possible inability to gain black vote this century.] [Delegate Donella JACKSON - questions Democrats' aid to blacks.]
REPORTER: Phil Jones

(Studio) Reporters said no longer allowed to accompany Vice President George Bush on his campaign plane; recent rpting. of off-the-record remarks recalled. Details given.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Jones, Phil;
Schieffer, Bob

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