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1984 Vote / Demo. Race #88996

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 14, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(NYC) Implications for Walter Mondale, Gary Hart and Jesse Jackson of yesterday's votes by labor, blacks, independent voters discussed; Glenn mentioned.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Hueytown, Alabama) Importance of union support for Mondale in Alabama yesterday explained. [October 6, 1983, AFL-CIO president Lane KIRKLAND - announces labor commitment to Mondale.] Ronald Reagan's labor vote in 1980 recalled; Hart's impact on labor's commitment to Mondale noted. [AFL-CIO spokesperson Murray SEEGER - criticizes Hart's emphasis on "newness."] Extent of labor's campaign efforts in Alabama for Mondale considered. [PEOPLE - explain voting for Mondale.] [State representative Jack PRATT - feels Mondale wouldn't be in race at all without labor support.]
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

(Studio) Upcoming caucuses/primaries in Michigan, Illinois, Pennsylvania, New York discussed; implications of org. labor's vote in yesterday's south primaries considered.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings, Sander Vanocur

Jennings, Peter;
Vanocur, Sander;
Serafin, Barry;
Threlkeld, Richard

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