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Campaign `80 / Reagan / Debates #67284

ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 29, 1980
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(Studio) Ronald Reagan noted recently moving into temporary Virginia residence.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Efforts by Reagan and senior staff to devise new campaign strategy discussed; films shown. Controversy surrounding Reagan's recent statements on US-Taiwan relations, Vietnam war, depth of President Carter's religious convictions, theory of evolution, economy depression recalled; films shown. George Bush, China (PR) mentioned; significance of public reaction to his statements outlined.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

(Studio) Continued disagreement between Republicans and Democrats with regard to debates noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) John Adams mentioned; argument between John Anderson, Carter, Reagan with regard to debates outlined. League of Women Voters, National Press Club, Gus Hall of United States Communist party Lyndon LaRouche of United States Labor party, Barry Commoner of American party and Ed Clark of the Libertarians incld. in report Photos shown. [Robert STRAUSS, Jim BAKER - comments on Anderson.) Commitment of both Reagan and Carter staffs with regard to Anderson noted.
REPORTER: Jim Wooten

5:47:30 "ABSCAM TRIAL" (Studio) Abscam bribery and conspiracy trial of Representative Michael Myers and 3 others reported going to jury today; details given.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Reynolds, Frank;
Serafin, Barry;
Wooten, Jim

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