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Campaign 1976 / Florida Primary / Democrats / State Politics #42657

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 08, 1976
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(Orlando, Florida) Senator Henry Jackson concentrated campaign in Miami-Saint Petersburg areas. Governor George Wallace concentrates on north Florida. Jimmy Carter worked in both regions.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Florida) Jackson likely to do best in Miami; reasons cited. Dan. Patrick Moynihan shown with Jackson. [JACKSON - says Wallace stopped Carter in Massachusetts; says he stopped both of them.] Jackson expects good 3rd here.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

(Florida) Wallace knows it'll be hard to beat Carter. [WALLACE - says he beat Carter in 3 states where faced him. Will make everyone eat their words for saying he couldn't be nominated.] Wallace predicts victory.
REPORTER: Bill Wordham

(Florida) Carter visits Cuban restaurant. Carter's goal is to beat Wallace. Jackson distracting Carter from goal. [CARTER - says will beat all other candidates and cut Wallace to below his `72 margin.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Orlando, Florida) Florida divided into 3 separate political parts.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Florida) Miami area is large Jewish community; Jackson has support here. Bluecollar support probably belongs to Wallace. Booming, restless part of Florida will decide election.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Orlando, Florida) Most of Carter's support is in this group. Report on Florida's silent baseball parks to come.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Donaldson, Sam;
Dunsmore, Barrie;
Reasoner, Harry;
Wordham, Bill

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