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Campaign `80 / Bush-Reagan Debate #509017

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 24, 1980
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(Studio) Argument between Ronald Reagan and George Bush over ground rules of last night's debate, incling. question of participation by other Repb cands., noted.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(New Hampshire) Bush-Reagan debate examined; Howard Baker, Robert Dole, Philip Crane, John Anderson include in report Debate noted sponsored by "Nashua Telegraph"; editor John Green mentioned. Events surrounding newspaper's refusal to have other 4 cands. debate outlined; films shown. [GREEN - asks soundman to turn Reagan's microphone off.] [REAGAN - says he's paying for the mike.] [BUSH - says he'll play by rules of Nashua newspaper.] [DOLE, BAKER - comment.] [BUSH - says attacks against him are just pols.] Reagan's denial of plot against Bush mentioned.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

Oliver, Don;
Savitch, Jessica

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