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Election 1976 / Cheney Interview #41081

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 04, 1976
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(Studio) White House Chief of Staff Richard Cheney has been man closest to President Ford. Anchor asks Cheney what happened in Ford campaign.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) [CHENEY - says more analysis needed before definite statements made; says Ford people pleased with showing considering problems started with.]

(Studio) Anchor inquires with regard to post-election events at White House
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(DC) [CHENEY - notes mood at White House]

(Studio) Anchor inquires with regard to meeting of Ford with staff.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(DC) [CHENEY - describes meeting]

(Studio) Anchor inquires with regard to Cheney's view with regard to Robert Dole on ticket.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(DC) [CHENEY - says Dole played large role in effort which carried almost all states west of Mississippi River for Ford.]

(Studio) Anchor inquires with regard to transition process beginning.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) [CHENEY - says he's talked with Carter and Watson; says Ford has named John Marsh as head of Republican transition committee ; notes meeting Friday among 3. Notes procedure they'll take for helping Carter aides with transition.]

Reasoner, Harry;
Walters, Barbara

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