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Carter / Harris Poll / Tokyo Summit #60227

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 25, 1979
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(Studio) ABC News-Louis Harris Poll noted to show President Carter's future political prospects decrease further. President said to trail Senator Edward Kennedy among Democrats and Ron, Reagan and Senator Howard Baker overall.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Details of Poll given. Carter's comparisons to Reagan, Baker, John Connally and Kennedy stated; film of 1976 Democratic Convention shown. Poll noted taken during time of Carter summit with Leonid Brezhnev.
REPORTER: Charles Gibson

(Studio) Carter's attendance at Tokyo economy summit noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Carter's comments with regard to Japan quoted. Tokyo described. Security for Carter and economy summit reported Gerald Ford's earlier visit mentioned.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Tokyo, Japan) EmPeror Hirohito's greeting of Carter reported World War II mentioned. Bus. meetings with Prime Min. Masayoshi Ohira detailed; discussions said to include Vietnam refugees and energy shortage. Illness of Mrs. Carter and Amy noted. Carter's comments with regard to decisions of economy summit participants with regard to oil consumption quoted; United States view of European Participants' feelings with regard to United States oil consumption stated.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Gibson, Charles;
Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank

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