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Campaign 1976 / Demo. Ticket #45067

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 03, 1976
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(Studio) Intro. to Carter interview.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Plains, Georgia) Reporter asks questions with regard to his administration [CARTER - says will reduce White House staff. Says cabinet members will have more responsibility and palace guard effect will be eliminated. Says won't talk about particular people until after November election] Questioned with regard to campaign promises. [CARTER - notes experience with legislature; says he's careful with promises. Believes he'll have better relations with Congress than past admins. Says people want better relations between Congress and White House Charges lack of leadership from White House Notes his use of key Congmen. in analyzing issues in campaign. Considers word of honor at stake.] Reporters asks questions with regard to charges of incompatibility in stands on issues. [CARTER - cites stand on tax reforms.] In with regard to home mortgage interest, [CARTER - cites views.] Reporter questions Carter with regard to commitments to people if elected. [CARTER - says owes no commitments; notes special interests groups who advise and support, but says he'll representative those who haven't supported him as well. Cites pledge to publicize any promises on commitments on future legislature or action.]
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Studio) Preview of Wednesday installment in Carter series.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Reasoner, Harry

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