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Campaign `80 / Primaries #510760

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 06, 1980
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(Studio) No. of delegates at stake in today's primaries in Tennessee, DC, North Carolina and IN reported; poll of IN voters said indicating President Carter and Ronald Reagan leading over Ed Kennedy and George Bush.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(IN) IN's primary examined; films shown. [KENNEDY, REAGAN - campaign] Use of econ. as main campaign issue here noted. [REAGAN - says it's reaching point where there's no excuse for Bush to continue.] [BUSH - says he's committed to race.] Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher's support of Carter noted; Hatcher shown with Rosalynn Carter. [HATCHER - comments on John, Bobby and Ted Kennedy.] [1968, Bobby KENNEDY - thanks IN for votes.] JFK's IN win recalled; Ben. Harrison noted IN's only president; details given. Boost to Reagan campaign in IN by Billy Graham, Illinois Governor James River Thompson, noted.
REPORTER: Tom Pettit

(Studio) Possible boost to Kennedy in north IN by using economy issue noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Pettit, Tom

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