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1984 Vote / Illinois Primary #89097

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 20, 1984
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(Studio) Apparent closeness so far between Walter Mondale and Gary Hart in Illinois and large voter turnout for Jesse Jackson discussed; films shown.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Hart's Illinois campaign examined; films shown. [HART - anticipates good showing in Illinois.] His participation in Senate vote today on school prayer amendment mentioned; Mondale's probable victory in overall delegate count in Illinois while Hart believed possibly winning popular vote considered.
REPORTER: Steve Shepard

(Studio) Mondale's campaign activities today described.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Chicago, Illinois) Jackson's primary-day campaign examined. [JACKSON - criticizes both Hart and Mondale; encourages voter turnout; promotes his cand.]
REPORTER: Kenneth Walker

(Studio) Value of exit polling explained.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Chicago, Illinois) Exit poll findings for black voter response to Hart, Mondale and Jackson and general voter choices outlined on screen, discussed. Ronald Reagan, John Anderson mentioned. Key issues among those polled considered.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

(Studio) Importance of Illinois primary to any presidential candidate analyzed; Illinois primary system explained. Hart's improved Illinois campaign organization noted.
REPORTER: David Brinkley, Peter Jennings

(Studio) No. Senator "super delegates" selected today for Mondale, Hart and uncommitted reported, discussed. Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Brinkley, David;
Serafin, Barry;
Shepard, Steve;
Walker, Kenneth.

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