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Campaign `80 / Ford / Texas Primary #510473

NBC Evening News for Friday, May 02, 1980
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(Studio) Gerald Ford reported feeling that neither major party cands. will receive enough electoral votes to win due to John Anderson's independent cand.; details given. campaigning. in Texas by Ronald Reagan and George Bush due to tomorrow's primary there noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Houston, Texas) Bush and Reagan Texas campaigns. examined; films shown. 1976 campaign by Ford and tamale incident recalled. Bush's background in state outlined; films shown. Bush television commercial shown. Differences in financial for Texas of Bush and Reagan campaigns. mentioned. [John CONNALLY - campaigns. for Reagan.] [Bush Texas chairperson Hal DeMOSS, Reagan Texas chairperson Ernest ANGELO - comment.] Projections by both chairperson reported.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

Chancellor, John;
Oliver, Don

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