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Campaign `80 / Carter / Reagan / Anderson #67419

ABC Evening News for Monday, Sep 01, 1980
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(Studio) 1980 presidential campaign noted formally beginning today; campaign efforts by President Carter, Ronald Reagan, John Anderson reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Tuscumbia, Alabama) Carter's activities today featured; films shown. [Governor Forrest JAMES - comments on being Democrat, with donating money to Republican party] President's motives for coming here outlined. [CARTER - campaigns.] His campaign promises noted. [CARTER - campaigns.; mentions Poland.] Presence of George Wallace mentioned. Carter's later White House meeting with labor representatives reported, shown.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(No location given) Reagan's campaigns activities today examined; films shown. Importance of New Jersey to him cited. [REAGAN - campaigns.] His tribute to George Meany and Stanislaw Walesa, father of Polish strike leader, noted; Walesa's appearance shown. Reagan's later campaign efforts in Detroit reported, shown.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

(Studio) Anderson's comments during Chicago appearance outlined.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(No location given) Anderson campaign's financial problems discussed; films shown. [campaign. director David GARTH - comments.] Probability that Anderson will qualify in all 5O states noted and his apparent strategy outlined on screen; his desire to participate in League of Women Voters debate noted. [ANDERSON - comments on Carter's arrogance.]
REPORTER: Ann Compton

(Studio) Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Compton, Ann;
Donaldson, Sam;
Reynolds, Frank;
Serafin, Barry

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