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Carter / West Trip #54135

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 05, 1978
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(Studio) President Carter's wrap-up of West political trip reported.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Spokane, WA) Carter's overnight stay with Paul Olsen family in Portland, OR, mentioned. [WOMAN - invites President back when he can stay longer.] Details of stop in Portland given, include small anti-neutron bomb demonstration. Carter's speech about American attys. on Thursday and remarks today about physicians noted. [CARTER - thinks both attys. and doctors care about clients and patients, but that orgs. like bar assns. and American Medical Association care only about welfare of mbrs.] President's stop in Spokane, WA, where he's accompanied by House Agriculture Committee chairperson Tom Foley and Agriculture Secretary Bob Bergland, described; unpopularity of Carter farm program and of Bergland in area noted. Town meeting in Spokane and Carter's remarks on American Medical Association cited. Other details of trip given; movie "Star Wars" mentioned.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Reasoner, Harry

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