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Campaign `80 / Ford #509395

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 02, 1980
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(Studio) Gerald Ford, IN "New York Times" interview, said all but inviting Republican party to ask him to run; Ford quoted on screen; Ronald Reagan mentioned.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Cohasset, Massachusetts) Republican cands.' reaction to Ford interview examined; films shown. [REAGAN, George BUSH - comment.] John Anderson, campaigning. in Massachusetts with other cands., quoted re; Ford. Reagan's interpretation of Ford's trial balloon outlined.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Studio) Ford's previous denial of candidacy recalled.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Cambridge, Massachusetts) Reaction among Republican leaders with regard to Ford's recent statement examined. [October 17, 1979, on the "Today" show, FORD - says he's not a cand.] [Governor Rich SNELLING - comments on Ford.] Snelling's endorsement of Howard Baker mentioned; those supporting Ford outlined. [Senator Jacob JAVITS - comments on his support of Ford.] Criticism of possible Ford candidacy detailed.
REPORTER: Steve Delaney

Delaney, Steve;
Savitch, Jessica;
Utley, Garrick

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