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Campaign `80 / New Hampshire Debate / McGovern #508936

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 20, 1980
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(Studio) Republican debate in New Hampshire tonight noted incling. Ronald Reagan; Iowa debate mentioned.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Manchester, New Hampshire) Preparations by Reagan, George Bush for tonight's debate mentioned; Iowa debate recalled. Questions put to a man outlined. [REAGAN, BUSH - campaign] Standings of John Connally, Philip Crane, Howard Baker, John Anderson noted. [ANDERSON - comments.] Robert Dole mentioned. Tonight's seating said by lot; coverage considered. [Jerry CARMEN - comments.] Bush-Reagan debate Saturday noted.
REPORTER: Tom Pettit

(Studio) Coverage of debate announced. George McGovern's past political activity recalled.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Durham, New Hampshire) McGovern's current political efforts featured; films shown. [McGOVERN - comments on Edward Kennedy.] McGovern's stand on Vietnam recalled. [PEOPLE - comment.] [McGOVERN - comments.]

Bode, Ken;
Chancellor, John;
Pettit, Tom

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