ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 02, 1980
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(Studio) John Anderson's hopes that today's Federal Election Commission decision will aid his fundraising efforts reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(DC) Federal Election Commission ruling on political loans outlined on screen. [Federal Election Commission cmsr. Robert TIERNAN - comments.] Response of some banks cited. [National Savings and Trust senior vice president Paul HAMMOND - comments.] Anderson campaign's response mentioned.
REPORTER: Ann Compton
(Studio) Ronald Reagan and Jimmy Carter reported continuing exchange of criticisms.
REPORTER: Max Robinson
(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) President Carter's town meeting in Dayton, Ohio, featured; his showing there in 1976 recalled. [Audience MBR. - asks who Carter would rather have as president if he couldn't run, Reagan or Anderson.] [CARTER - responds.] His continued attack on Reagan's criticism of Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II noted. [CARTER - campaigns.] President said continuing same campaign theme during Pennsylvania appearance. [CARTER - campaigns.] President's remarks interpreted.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson (WPVI film/tape)
(Green Bay, WI) Reagan's campaign efforts in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, steel mill today examined; Carter's plan to revive United States steel industry recalled announced earlier in week [REAGAN - campaigns.] Workers' response mentioned; his later stop in Green Bay, WI, outlined. [REAGAN - campaigns.] Both steel and hsing. speeches said variation on same theme; details given.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin