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Campaign `80 / Anderson #67387

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 07, 1980
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(Studio) John Anderson's recent meeting with Edward Kennedy and insinuation that if Kennedy were the Democrat nominee, he might withdraw from race recalled.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

(No location given) [ANDERSON - needs Democrat votes.] His efforts to get votes of dissatisfied Democrats said reason he met with Kennedy and courted people such as Philadelphia Mayor Bill Green and National Urban League; strategy reported not working. Representative Paul Tsongas cited as example [TSONGAS - comments.] Anderson's need for League of Women Voters noted; League said in process of deciding who qualifies for this fall's president debate. Anderson's current status as legal candidate outlined on map; Democrat conv. mentioned.
REPORTER: Ann Compton

Compton, Ann;
Koppel, Ted

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