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Campaign `80 / Republican Convention #511487

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 16, 1980
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(Studio) Efforts to get Gerald Ford to be Ronald Reagan's running mate noted; George Bush, Jack Kemp mentioned.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Detroit) [REAGAN - comments on Ford.] Possibility of Bush, Kemp, both with Reagan at today's luncheon, noted. [REAGAN - addresses crowd.] Bush and Reagan said possibly meeting pvtly. at Joe Louis Arena; details given, films shown.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

(Studio) Some of Ford's reasons for not wanting vice president slot, include Betty Ford's opposition, outlined.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Detroit) Ford's activities today examined; films shown. [FORD - comments.] Alleged conditions Ford outlined for Reagan discussed; Reagan's sentiments on Ford and Bush considered.
REPORTER: Judy Woodruff

(Studio) Bush quoted with regard to vice president strategy.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Detroit) [BUSH - comments on vice president slot, Jimmy Carter.] Bush's activities outlined.
REPORTER: David Burrington

(Studio) Opposition to Bush by conservative Republicans noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Burrington, David;
Chancellor, John;
Oliver, Don;
Woodruff, Judy

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