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Democratic Convention #511964

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 12, 1980
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(Studio) Democratic platform debate said highlighting differences between President Carter and Edward Kennedy.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Kennedy's remarks to aide Paul Kirk with regard to Carter quoted. [KIRK - comments.] Phone conversation between Kennedy and President considered.
REPORTER: Jim Cummins

(Studio) Vice President Walter Mondale said talking with Kennedy on phone; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(NYC) Carter campaign's focus at present examined. [Press Secretary Jody POWELL - comments.] Hamilton Jordan and Kirk said deciding they had nothing to talk about. [Kennedy aide Tim HAGAN - comments.] Carter camp reported evidently not giving on platform issues; details given.
REPORTER: Steve Delaney

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Carter approach to Kennedy campaign discussed; Jesse Unruh, abortion, ERA, economy mentioned.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(NYC) Situation among Kennedy delegates examined; John Anderson, Ronald Reagan mentioned.
REPORTER: Tom Pettit

(Studio) Upcoming coverage announced.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Brokaw, Tom;
Chancellor, John;
Cummins, Jim;
Delaney, Steve;
Pettit, Tom

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