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Campaign `80 / Republican Platform #511394

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 10, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Detroit, Michigan) Concern of his advisers over possibility that Ronald Reagan will become viewed as inexperienced and trigger-happy with regard to foreign policy stated. [Senator John TOWER - defs. Reagan's position.] [Representative Jack KEMP - says we're number 2 militarily.) platform's main defense pts. outlined on screen; goal of Republican foreign policy noted.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Report introduced.

(Detroit, Michigan) Struggle between moderate Reagan forces &hard-core conservatives and platform committee results with regard to 55 m.p.h. speed limit, gun control, capital punishment, air quality standards and nuclear power outlined on screen.
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker

(Studio) National committee said choosing Betty Heitman to replace Diary Crisp as co-chairperson; Crisp's criticism of party's stand on ERA and abortion recalled.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Kalb, Marvin;
Kiker, Douglas

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