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Campaign `80 / Debates #62742

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 20, 1980
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(Studio) Latest controversy with regard to debate issue between Ronald Reagan and Jimmy Carter outlined.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) [Courtesy "Good Morning, America", Reagan adviser Jim BAKER - calls for election-eve. debate.) [Carter chairperson Robert STRAUSS - responds.] Responses of Reagan aides and Carter Press Secretary Jody Powell to League of Women Voters' debate invitation examined; Powell quoted on screen. League adviser Carla Hill mentioned.
REPORTER: Susan King

(Studio) Reagan's call for new arms control negotiations with USSR outlined.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Carter's response to war-peace issue and Reagan's latest remarks reported [CARTER - campaigns.; mentions Leonid Brezhnev.) President's later campaign appearances in coal and steel regions outlined. [CARTER - campaigns.) Senator Edward Kennedy and Muhammad Ali noted joining Carter for campaign stops in NYC; films shown. [ALI - comments.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Cincinnati, Ohio) Reagan's campaign efforts today examined; films shown. Presence of Henry Kissinger, William Rogers, Elliot Richardson, Ann Armstrong, Howard Baker and Jean Kirkpatrick noted. [ROGERS - campaigns.] [KISSINGER - comments on USSR .] [REAGAN - campaigns.] Reagan's goal for upcoming debate with Carter mentioned.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

(Studio) Defense Secretary Harold Brown'S criticism of Reagan's call to scrap Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II reported; upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Donaldson, Sam;
King, Susan;
Reynolds, Frank;
Robinson, Max;
Serafin, Barry

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