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Campaign `80 / Republican President Nomination / Crane #500255

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 02, 1978
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(Studio) Representative Philip Crane's announcement of candidacy for 1980 Republican president nomination reported.

(DC) Background on Crane given. [CRANE - states position.] Crane's support of Ronald Reagan in 1976 mentioned. Congress races of Crane's brothers, Dan and David, in Illinois and IN respectively, noted. [CRANE - responds to comparisons of self and brothers on right to Kennedys on left.] James Garfield's election as President while sitting in House reported; Jimmy Carter's experience in 1976 presidential campaign cited.
REPORTER: Chris Wallace

Hart, John;
Wallace, Chris

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