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Reagan / Economy Address / Unemployment #520156

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 14, 1982
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(Studio) No. new claims filed recently for unemployment benefits noted.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) President Reagan s apparent pleasure with last night's economy address examined; details outlined on screen. [US Chamber of Commerce spokesperson Paul THAYER - agrees with Reagan.] [REAGAN - comments on letter from "Judith."] Judith McMurtrey's actual financial situation noted. [McMURTREY - defs. letter.] [Senator Edward KENNEDY - call for Harvey Kuenn and Whitey Herzog managing the economy and Reagan the World Series.] Boost to Republicans from broadcast and President's upcoming radio address on agriculture issue, as well as probable paid political broadcast by him on election eve, considered.
REPORTER: Chris Wallace

(Studio) Public reaction to speech and to Senator Don. Riegle's Democrat reaction discussed.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Mudd, Roger;
Wallace, Chris

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