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Campaign `80 / Reagan / Anderson #512042

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 18, 1980
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(Studio) Ronald Reagan's defense of Vietnam war, in speech to Veterans of Foreign Wars conv., outlined; VFW noted endorsing Reagan.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Chicago, Illinois) Reagan's remarks about United States foreign policy, Vietnam war detailed. [REAGAN - addresses Veterans of Foreign Wars with regard to Vietnam, Jimmy Carter.) His defense of call for US mil. superiority noted; Secretary of State Edmund Muskie mentioned.
REPORTER: Heidi Schulman

(Studio) White House response to Reagan's perspective of USSR quoted. AP-NBC News poll with regard to Carter versus Reagan outlined on screen; John Anderson's rating noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Boston, Massachusetts) Anderson's concern over poll standings, due to League of Women Voters' debate criteria, outlined. [ANDERSON - campaigns.) His criticism of Reagan's view of Vietnam war noted. [ANDERSON - comments.] Dwight Eisenhower mentioned.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

(Studio) George Bush reported arriving in Japan today where he was met by Mike Mansfield, the United States ambassador; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Jamieson, Bob;
Schulman, Heidi

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