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1984 Vote / Askew, Hollings/ Super Tues. #88933

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 01, 1984
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(Studio) Reubin Askew and Ernest Hollings reported withdrawing from presidential race. [HOLLINGS - jokes about campaign] Askew spokesperson quoted. [ASKEW - announces decision.] Pol. and professor futures of each outlined; Harvard recalled naming Askew as outstanding state leader in United States when he was Florida governor No. primaries scheduled for "super Tuesday" outlined.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Miami, Florida) Importance of Florida primary due to number delegates at stake noted. [ASKEW - asks Florida voters to vote for other cands.] Standing in Florida of Walter Mondale, John Glenn, Gary Hart examined. [HART - anticipates equal number of Florida delegates as Mondale.]
REPORTER: Rebecca Chase

(Studio) Mondale's instructions to campaign staff reported [MONDALE - acknowledges tight race with Hart.] No. "super" delegates freed with withdrawal of some Democrat cands. and their significance explained. Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Chase, Rebecca;
Jennings, Peter

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