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1984 Vote / Reagan, Mondale, Hart #89387

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 11, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Dallas, Texas) President Reagan's campaign appearance at Ford assembly plant to promote his economy policies examined; films shown. [REAGAN - declines comment on Senate vote regarding his mining of Nicaraguan harbors.] Focus of his address to Ford workers outlined. [REAGAN - criticizes pro-protectionist critics.] Audience's lack of enthusiasm for President's anti-Walter Mondale remarks discussed; Reagan's Texas campaign agenda tomorrow considered.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) Mondale's campaign tour of Chrysler plant and remark on Reagan's presence in auto plant reported; films shown. Outcome of Pennsylvania primary yesterday outlined on screen, discussed. [Gary HART - anticipates success in southwest and west primaries.]
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Fenton, Missouri) [MONDALE - believes nomination is in sight.] Mondale's comeback in past month reviewed. [March 9, MONDALE - jokes about losing New Hampshire, Maine and VT primaries.] Basis of his revised campaign strategy against Hart explained. [March 11, MONDALE - interrupts Hart with "Where's the beef?" slogan.] [March 17, MONDALE - solicits support.] [March 18, HART - counters Mondale's "Where's the beef" remark.] Mondale's and Hart's performances at New York City debate recalled. [March 28, MONDALE - questions Hart's vote in favor of big oil.]

Donaldson, Sam;
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter

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