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Campaign `80 / Primaries / Texas #512565

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 17, 1980
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(Studio) WA's Governor Dixy Lee Ray reported losing bid for reelec. in gubernatorial primaries; Barney Frank noted winning nomination in Massachusetts congress primary. Frank noted having support of Representative Robert Drinan. Boston archbishop recalled opposing Frank's position on abortion.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Houston, Texas) Fundraising efforts in Texas by President Carter, Ronald Reagan recalled; film shown. Rel. between money and pols. in Texas examined; Gerald Ford, George Bush, John Connally mentioned. [PEOPLE - comment.] Fundraising career of T-Bone Pickins, Junior noted. [PICKINS - comments on Carter.] Daily amount expected to be spent by Texas Republicans between now and elec. day mentioned.
REPORTER: Tom Pettit

Chancellor, John;
Pettit, Tom

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