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Campaign 1976 / 6 Primaries / Ford / Reagan #43515

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 26, 1976
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(Studio) President Ford wins OR, Kentucky and Tennessee primaries but loses ID, Nevada and Arkansas to Ronald Reagan. Ford has won 755 delegates; 72 are leaning. Reagan has 615 votes with 74 leaning. 46 uncommitted. Report on Republican candidates.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(San Jose, California) [FORD - says OR, Kentucky and Tennessee are important victories. Says he is not a regional candidate and knows he can win in November] Ford travels to Ohio.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(Columbus, Ohio) Ford welcomed at airport and with downtown rally. Ford delegate slates are unopposed in 24 districts. Ford will be top conv. contender if he wins Ohio and New Jersey primaries.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(Anaheim, California) Reagan speaks to police convention in his drive to win June 8 California primary. Reagan disapptd. by Kentucky and Tennessee losses. He didn't need 3-3 standoff,
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Jarriel, Tom;
Reasoner, Harry;
Reynolds, Frank

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