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Campaign `80 / Reagan / Anderson / Hostage Issue #63147

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 02, 1980
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(Studio) Polls with regard to president election noted. Gallup Poll named.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Parkersburg, West Virginia) [Ronald REAGAN - refuses to comment on hostage situation.] Cmgpn. chairperson Lyn Nofziger shown. [Reagan chief of staff Ed MEESE - comments with regard to effect of hostage announcement on Tuesday vote.] Marietta, Ohio, campaign speech by Reagan described.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

(Studio) John Anderson quoted with regard to hostage situation. Tape shown.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(DC) [George BUSH - says hostage situation will not influence election.] [NBC "Meet The Press" Gerald FORD - expresses resentment of foreign leader such as Ayatollah Khomeini effecting United States elections.] ["Issues and Answers" Henry KISSINGER - accuses Iranian government of trying to tell United States how to vote.]
REPORTER: Jim Wooten

(Studio) Discussion of current political situation and attendant confusion given.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson, Hal Bruno

Donaldson, Sam;
Bruno, Hal;
Serafin, Barry;
Wooten, Jim

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