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Campaign 1976 / Reagan / Ford / Connally #34983

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 25, 1975
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(Studio) California poll reports Ronald Reagan held strength with conservative Republicans and gained with regard to moderate and liberal Republicans President Ford lost strength. Ex-Texas gov. John Connally not mentioned.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(No location given) Connally shown on Apr. 17, 1975, at United States District Court after acquittal. [CONNALLY - says decision by court makes him more committed to system.]
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

(Kansas City, Missouri) Republican pols. divided over president choice. Connally arrives in Kansas City. [CONNALLY - says as nation, American doesn't have great number of leaders]
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

(Orange Cnty., California) Connally shown at fund raiser. Being converted Republican not liability and Connally not worried about trial. [CONNALLY - says Republicans are inheritors of those who sought United States liberty. We cry in oppression of government Liberals don't believe in average American's intelligence to decide for self.]
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

(Los Angeles, California) Connally travels circuit, gambling on Ford stumbling and Reagan fading.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

(Chicago, Illinois) Connally shown at airport.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

Reasoner, Harry;
Schoumacher, David

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