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Campaign `80 / Reagan-Bush Ticket / Ford, Kissinger Interviews #511506

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 17, 1980
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(Studio) [Gerald FORD - discusses alleged changes he sought in vice president position, final meeting with Reagan.] Ford quoted with regard to rumor that he demanded a co-presidency.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Detroit) [Henry KISSINGER - comments on final Ford decision.]
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Studio) Delegate poll noted supporting Bush as vice president
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Detroit) Bush's likely effect on Republican campaign discussed; films shown. [Reagan strategist Richard WIRTHLIN - comments.] Bush's assets outlined. [Representative Bill GOODLING - comments.] Possible liability of Reagan-Ford ticket considered.

(Studio) Possibility of conservatives nominating Jesse Helms for vice president outlined; Helms said given permission to address convention tonight.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Bode, Ken;
Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John

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