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Decision 1984 / Mondale, Reagan #534093

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 24, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Keokuk, Iowa) Walter Mondale's campaign swing through farm-belt examined; films shown. [MONDALE - solicits votes.] His assessment of Carter grain embargo on USSR outlined. [MONDALE - challenges Reagan to accept responsibility for past four years; recalls Harry Truman's election by rural America.] Status of his campaign discussed.
REPORTER: Lisa Myers

(Studio) Reagan reported heckled during Ohio State Univ. appearance.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) White House ceremony for some United States students from Grenada, financed by Republican groups, featured; films shown. [REAGAN - praises invasion, military victim.] Reagan staff's interpretation of post-debate polls discussed; related statistics outlined on screen. [October 21, MONDALE - attacks Reagan policy in El Salvador.] [Pollster Richard WIRTHLIN - analyzes Mondale's debate performance.] President mentioned campaigning in West Virginia next wk. to help other Republicans in close races.
REPORTER: Chris Wallace

Brokaw, Tom;
Myers, Lisa;
Wallace, Chris

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