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Campaign 80 / Puerto Rico Primary #508867

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 17, 1980
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(Studio) George Bush reported apparently winning Puerto Rican primary; significance of event cited. Standings of Bush, Howard Baker, Ben Fernandez, John Connally listed on screen. [BUSH - comments on win.] Ronald Reagan noted not entering Puerto Rican primary in order to concentrate on New Hampshire.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(New Durham, New Hampshire) Reagan's evident concern with regard to winning New Hampshire primary examined; films shown. [REAGAN - compares himself to Bush with regard to foreign experience.] Reagan's exaggeration of his for trips explained.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

Oliver, Don;
Savitch, Jessica

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