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Campaign `80 / California #62935

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 07, 1980
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(Studio) Importance of California in this year's election due to number of its electoral votes noted; difference in approaches to state by Ronald Reagan and Jimmy Carter mentioned.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Los Angeles, California) Problems faced by Carter in California, Reagan's popularity, and both cands.' campaign efforts here examined; television commercials shown. [Reagan aide Dan SMITH - campaigns. for black vote.] [United Farm Workers pres. Cesar CHAVEZ - seeks Hispanic support for Carter.] [California state treasurer Jesse UNRUH - comments on Carter effort in California.] John Anderson's impact on Carter campaign here outlined; Carter's showing in 1976 primaries and general election, and in 1980 primaries against Edward Kennedy recalled.
REPORTER: Sander Vanocur

Robinson, Max;
Vanocur, Sander

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