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Carter / Washington, DC Visit #68390

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 13, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Jimmy Carter's activities here, include criticism of Reagan administration, examined; films shown. [CARTER - considers administration an aberration; comments on Reagan economy plan, B-1 bomber, abolition of Energy Department, admin. foreign policy.] President Reagan's remarks at meeting with Carter quoted. [CARTER - praises meeting] Carter's support for AWACS sale to Saudi Arabia mentioned.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(DC) Findings of ABC News poll on public's perception of AWACS sale, incl. assassination of Anwar Sadat, examined; details outlined on screen. Sale's current status in Congress noted. [Senator Howard BAKER - comments on Capitol Hill battle.] Positions of various Senators (named in report) discussed.
REPORTER: Sander Vanocur

(Studio) Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Donaldson, Sam;
Reynolds, Frank;
Robinson, Max;
Vanocur, Sander

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