ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 03, 1983
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(Studio) Jesse Jackson's formal announcement of candidate for 1984 presidential race noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(DC) [JACKSON - believes his time has come; calls for unity among women and minorities.] Anticipated course of Jackson's campaign illustrated on map. [Representative Charles RANGEL - explains why many blacks who support Walter Mondale are compelled to remain with Jackson until last moment in campaign] Mayors Marion Barry and Richard Hatcher mentioned among those pledging local political machines to Jackson's national campaign; Jackson's fundraising efforts so far compared to that of George McGovern.
REPORTER: Kenneth Walker
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