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Campaign `80 / Republican Convention / Reagan-Bush #66583

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jul 18, 1980
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(Studio) Estimated amount spent in Detroit by those attending Republican convention there this week noted; details given, films shown. Ronald Reagan said spending today campaigning. as official Republican candidate
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Detroit, Michigan) Appearances by Reagan and running mate George Bush examined; films shown. Detroit Mayor Coleman Your:j, Democratic platform chairperson and guest at Reagan-Bush breakfast this morning, quoted with regard to Republican platform. [REAGAN - campaigns.] Bill Brock said reelec. as party chairperson in effort to present show of unity; controls on Bush outlined. Gerald Ford's value as campaigner. for Reagan discussed.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

(Studio) Necessity of Republicans attracting Democratic voters in November cited.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Detroit, Michigan) Franklin D. Roosevelt's acceptance speech at 1932 Democratic convention recalled; films shown. [REAGAN - reiterates FDR's campaign promise.] Reagan's essential campaign problem outlined. [REAGAN - campaigns.] His acceptance speech discussed. [REAGAN - campaigns.]
REPORTER: Jim Wooten

(Studio) Ford quoted with regard to vice president position; film shown.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Robinson, Max;
Serafin, Barry;
Wooten, Jim

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