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Carter News Conference #51956

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 30, 1978
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(Studio) Report on President Carter's news conference
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) "Washington Post" item concerning Carter economy program outlined; President's response to questions about anti-inflation plan given. [CARTER - is satisfies with plan so far; hasn't modified it, but will be flexible.] Carter's other remarks on economy, his political future, Mideast peace talks and USSR MiG's in Cuba noted. [CARTER - says United States will continue to monitor situation in Cuba to ensure that Sovs. don't break agreement and there's no threat to United States from Cuba. Has no information that there are nuclear weapons in Cuba.] Questions about Jonestown, Guyana, tragedy outlined. [CARTER - states reactions to tragedy and thoughts about public reaction.] President's remarks in response to Richard Nixon's criticism of his human rights campaign quoted.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Reynolds, Frank

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