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President Transition / USSR #63300

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 28, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(No location given) Apparent elimination of George Shultz and William Simon from consideration for Ronald Reagan's cabinet examined; details of situation outlined. Both men quoted.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(Los Angeles, California) Reagan's alleged reaction to Simon's rejection of cabinet offer reported [REAGAN - comments.] Shultz mentioned. [REAGAN - comments.] USSR said aware that Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II must be renegotiated. [REAGAN - comments on possible USSR position.] Changes in deadline for naming cabinet noted.
REPORTER: Charles Gibson

(Studio) Senator Charles Percy reported ending Moscow, USSR , mtgs. with Soviet officials, include President Leonid Brezhnev and foreign minister Andrei Gromyko, re: Reagan administration; details of Percy's alleged messages to USSR with regard to Poland, Afghanistan and USSR arms buildup outlined.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Gibson, Charles;
Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank;
Walters, Barbara

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