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Democratic National Convention #875293

ABC Special for Wednesday, Jul 18, 1984

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Coverage of the 1984 Democratic National Convention.

  • Coverage is provided by anchors Peter Jennings and David Brinkley, correspondent Richard Threlkeld, correspondent Lynn Sherr, correspondent Jim Wooten, correspondent Brit Hume at Mondale Headquarters, and correspondent Ken Walker.
  • Analysis is provided by political analyst George Will and New York Times journalist Tom Wicker.
  • This hour includes interviews with Jimmy Knight, the Chairman of the Alabama State Delegation, Beth Penn, a Hart delegate from Mississippi, Governor Joe Frank Harris (D-GA), Chairman of the Georgia Delegation, Senator Sam Nunn (D-GA), Jesse Jackson, Frank Mankiewicz and Oliver Henkel, advisor and manager to the Hart Campaign, Governor James Hunt of North Carolina, Co-Chair of the state delegation, and Geraldine Ferraro.
  • Also included are speeches from Governor Martha Layne Collins (D-KY), Convention Chairwoman, Senator George McGovern, and Marion Barry, Mayor of Washington, DC.
  • Reporter(s):
    Threlkeld, Richard;
    Sherr, Lynn;
    Wooten, Jim;
    Hume, Brit;
    Walker, Ken

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