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Campaign `80 / Anderson / Carter / Reagan #67113

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 19, 1980
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(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).

(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.

Compton, Ann;
Dyk, Bob;
Reynolds, Frank;
Robinson, Max;
Serafin, Barry

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