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Special Assignment: Carter #60041

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 12, 1979
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(Studio) Part I of 3-part series introduced
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) January 20, 1977, inauguration of Carter shown. Carter's decline in popularity since election outlined. [Consumer Federal of American Kathleen O'REILLY, Representative Richard NOLAN, Senator Ed KENNEDY - criticize administration] Issues interwoven with criticism of Carter's leadership capabilities cited. [IN Univ. William Lee MILLER - discusses Carter's problems.] White House efforts to realign president's image outlined; films shown. Carter's inclination to send confusing signals examined. [CARTER - comments on inflation, energy.] [Vice President Walter MONDALE - discusses situation.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Reynolds, Frank

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