NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 21, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Los Angeles, California) Ronald Reagan's quest for presidency examined. [REAGAN - comments on presidency, lack of official candidacy.] [WOMAN - answers phone with "Reagan for President") Reagan's campaign organization detailed. Reagan's advantage with California as political base cited. [REAGAN - intros. his radio program.] Reasons for Reagan's lack of official announcement considered. [REAGAN - discusses campaign] Reagan's strength, as indicated by polls, noted. [REAGAN - campaigns.] Problems faced by Reagan outlined. [REAGAN - comments.] Reagan-Gerald Ford battle for nomination in 1976 recalled; films shown. [REAGAN - comments.]
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker