ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 30, 1980
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(Studio) Capitol Hill medal ceremony and White House reception for United States Olympic team's honoring of President Carter's boycott of Moscow Olympics reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(DC) Today's ceremonies examined; films shown; athletes' reaction to President Carter's comment with regard to USSR invasion of Afghanistan noted. [CARTER - addresses group.] Criticism of Carter's injection of pols. into day's celebration noted. [Athlete Willie BANKS III - says Carter used him.] [US Olympic committee president Robert KANE - notes use of Olympians as pawns.] [ANNOUNCER - calls out medal recipients.] White House reception tonight mentioned.
REPORTER: Charles Gibson
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