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President Transition #63178

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 21, 1980
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(Studio) During this week's visit to DC, Ronald Reagan reported reaffirming pledge not to interfere with Carter administration in closing wks of its rule.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) USSR ambassador Anatoly Dobrynin reported meeting with top Reagan aides include Richard Allen and Charles Percy; his tentative plans to meet with George Bush mentioned. Results of mtgs. so far outlined on screen. Dobrynin's alleged assessment of foreign policies of Gerald Ford, Richard Nixon and Jimmy Carter reported.
REPORTER: John Scali

(No location given) Reagan's meeting with interim foreign policy advisory board, whose mbrship. incls. Richard Allen, Henry Kissinger, Anne Armstrong, John J. McCoy, Senators Henry Jackson and John Tower, examined; films shown. [REAGAN - comments on week] His activities in past week recalled. [REAGAN - comments.] His later remarks on future cabinet appts. noted.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(DC) Motive for floating prospective cabinet members names, such as George Shultz, Alexander Haig, John Tower, explained; criticism of each outlined on screen.
REPORTER: Charles Gibson

Donaldson, Sam;
Gibson, Charles;
Reynolds, Frank;
Scali, John

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