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Decision 1984 / Mondale and Vice President #538040

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 11, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(North Oaks, Minnesota) Incr. pressure on Walter Mondale to select running mate examined; second interview with Representative Geraldine Ferraro and Dianne Feinstein, discussions with Henry Cisneros noted. Apparent exclusion of Senator Lloyd Bentsen and possible consideration of Gary Hart cited. [Robert STRAUSS, Christopher DODD - fear Mondale's Vice President selection process has hurt him; explain.] Warnings of Governor Mario Cuomo and Tony Coelho quoted on screen. [Mondale campaign chairperson Robert BECKEL - defs. system.] Possible announcement by Friday mentioned.
REPORTER: Lisa Myers

(Studio) Jesse Jackson said never seriously considered by Mondale as running mate; details given.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Brokaw, Tom;
Myers, Lisa

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