ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 19, 1980
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio) John Anderson's appearance before American Legion, where he attacked foreign and defense policies of both Ronald Reagan and President Carter, reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(DC) [ANDERSON - campaigns.] Anderson's concern over course of his campaign, especially his poll slippage, due to desire to take part in next month's pres. debates, examined; ABC News-Harris Gallup poll results listed on screen; debate sponsors reported giving him additional week to reverse poll standings. [campaign. consl. Mitchell ROGOVIN - comments on poll decline.] Interdependent relationship between polls and debates noted.
REPORTER: Ann Compton
(Studio) ABC News-Harris survey with regard to Carter, Ronald Reagan, Anderson shown; President reported returning from Camp David tonight, details given.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(Studio) Reagan noted continuing attack on Carter's military policies.
REPORTER: Max Robinson
(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Reagan's campaign activities today examined; films shown. [REAGAN - comments on Carter's showing in polls.] His appearance at Pennsylvania shipyard with Governor Richard Thornburgh noted. [REAGAN - campaigns.] Maritime proposals of Reagan listed on screen; his address in Boston tomorrow mentioned.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin
(Studio) George Bush's remarks in Tokyo with regard to United States foreign policy and Taiwan quoted; Bush noted en route to China (PR).
REPORTER: Bob Dyk
(Peking, China, PR) Chinese leaders' response to Bush and Reagan examined; commentary in Peking "People's Daily" quoted. China's concern over Reagan's approach to Taiwan discussed; films shown.
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.