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Campaign 1976 / Republican Convention / Vice Presidential Choice / Dole #44880

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 19, 1976
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(Studio) President Ford's choice for Vice President is Senator Robert Dole.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Kansas City, Missouri) Choice was surprise. [FORD - cites reasons for choice as he introduces Dole.] News conference used as campaign kickoff and to express party unity; Reagan campaign chairperson Senator Paul Laxalt, Ford floor leader Senator Robert Griffin and Vice President Nelson Rockefeller all there. [DOLE - says he didn't expect it, but is pleased to be choice. Says he'll work hard.]
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Reporter(s):
Jarriel, Tom;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:03:00

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