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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 06, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Los Angeles, California) Ronald Reagan aides and advisers Ed Meese, Michael Deaver, Richard Allen, Dr. Martin Anderson, Richard Wirthlin, Henry Kissinger, Alexander Haig, Alan Greenspan, Caspar Weinberger, George Shultz, Holmes Tuttle, Justin Dart, William French Smith backgrounds discussed.
REPORTER: Heidi Schulman

(Studio) Poll results with regard to response of non-white Americans to Reagan noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Varying pre-elec. findings of ABC-Harris, Gallup, CBS-"New York Times", NBC-AP polls and actual results of election examined; details listed on screen. [Louis HARRIS - comments on voter turnout.] [Gallup president Andrew KOHUT, NBC spokesperson Roy WETZEL - comment.] Richard Wirthlin and Patrick Caddell reported claiming accuracy; both pollster's findings graphed on screen. Extent of cand.'s polls mentioned,
REPORTER: Robert Hager

(Studio) Criticism of networks' coverage of election and President Carter's concession before polls closed reported; California official's proposal aimed at remedying situation outlined.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Hager, Robert;
Schulman, Heidi

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