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1984 Vote / Gender Gap #86613

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 30, 1983
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(5) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(NYC) President Reagan's unsuccessful efforts to close gender gap examined. [July 8, Governor Mark WHITE - mocks Reagan's approach to problem.] Findings of ABC "News-Washington Post" poll on gender gap's impact on Reagan outlined on screen, discussed; administration noted hiring Maureen Reagan to deal with problem. [Maureen REAGAN - claims women are part of administration's policy-making teams.] [NOW president Judy GOLDSMITH - notes organization `s 1984 priority is dumping Reagan.] Democratic leadership of congress noted told this weekend not to expect receiving credit from women for changes; details given.
REPORTER: Lynn Sherr

Jennings, Peter;
Sherr, Lynn

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