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Carter / Texas Trip / USSR #54419

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jun 23, 1978
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(Studio) President Carter trip to Texas reported Remarks with regard to USSR noted.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Texas) Carter said defending foreign policy advisers. [CARTER - speaks of advisers. Defends Zbigniew Brzezinski. Notes relations.with USSR ; won't be pushed around.] Oil and farm policies of administration said not so popular. Pol. aspects of trip noted. Protest by farmers and ranchers reported; film shown. Issue said foreign beef import increases Arrest of armed men in crowd reported Houston and Fort Worth speeches reported At Ellington Air Force Base [CARTER - announces General Services Administration will not release Ellington for public sale.] Carter popularity thought to rise in Texas following appearances.
REPORTER: Ann Compton

Compton, Ann;
Reasoner, Harry

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