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1984 Vote / Demo. Campaigns #89335

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 08, 1984
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(Studio) John Glenn's campaign manager reported deserting to Gary Hart.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Montgomery, Alabama) Status of Hart's south campaign examined; films shown. [HART - quotes John F. Kennedy.] Similarity between Hart's campaign rhetoric and that of Kennedy noted. [campaign. manager Oliver HENKEL - promotes participatory pols.] Hart's photograph session with George Wallace shown. [HART - believes primary issue is nation's future.] "Birmingham" Post-Herald poll indicating Hart's rise in South outlined on screen; implications for Walter Mondale noted.
REPORTER: Steve Shepard

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Plant City, Florida) Mondale's campaign problems examined. [MONDALE - criticizes Hart's approach to environmental, arms control.] [Representative Claude PEPPER - solicits support for Mondale among elderly.]

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Democratic national committee 's offensive strategy against Ronald Reagan examined; committee commercials shown, discussed. Econs. of Democrat campaign outlined, compared to that of Republican national committee
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

(Studio) campaign. schedule today of Vice President George Bush mentioned.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Serafin, Barry;
Shepard, Steve

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