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Campaign `80 / Midwest #62694

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 17, 1980
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(Studio) Effect of Midwest on election outcome considered. Illinois, Ohio, Michigan analyzed.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Detroit, Michigan) Situation in 3 above states considered in detail. Relative ineffectiveness of Jane Byrne in producing Chicago votes for Carter noted. Scenes shown. Du Page Cnty. cited. Rally for Reagan shown. [CARTER - campaigns.] Toledo, Ohio, considered. [Lucas Cnty. Democrat Chairperson Jim RUVOLO - works to overcome Democrat shippage.) [Lucas Cnty. Republican Chairperson Jim BRENNAN - notes unemp. in Toledo.) High unemp. in Michigan, due to economy of auto industry, cited. Flint, Michigan, noted. Role of labor unions considered. Blue collar vote said crucial.
REPORTER: Sander Vanocur

Robinson, Max;
Vanocur, Sander

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