Search the Archive

Special Segment (Congressional Recess) #506043

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 28, 1979
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio) Intended use of congress vacation outlined.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Connecticut) Pol. and econ background given on 5th cong district in Connecticut; Representative William Ratchford's campaign efforts during congress break featured. [PEOPLE and RATCHFORD - discuss economy; President Carter.] [RATCHFORD - relates what people told him; says it would be easier on him if Edward Kennedy ran.]
REPORTER: Dianne Wildman

(Chicago, Illinois) 2nd cong district on Chicago's south side described; Rep Morgan Murphy's meeting with steelworkers, General Mills plant employees featured. [MURPHY - says peoPle mostly concerned about jobs.] [MAN - comments.] Concern of senior citizens cited as inflation. [MURPHY - talks to man.]
REPORTER: Jim Cummins

(Lindsay, California) Representative Charles Pashayan, Junior's visit to Lindsay Cnty., California, featured [MAN - comments on Congress, President Carter.] [PASHAYAN and PEOPLE - discuss energy, Carter.] [PASHAYAN - hopes he's not thrown out.]
REPORTER: Heidi Schulman

Brinkley, David;
Cummins, Jim;
Schulman, Heidi;
Wildman, Dianne

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.