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Ronald Reagan announces his re-election campaign

Title
Ronald Reagan announces his re-election campaign
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
31 Jan 1984
Year of production
1984
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Duration
00:01:47
Description
Andrew Manderstam reports on US President Ronald Reagan’s announcement that he will be seeking a second term in the White House. Reagan was asked about the circumstances of his decision to stand in the presidential elections. He said he had no misgivings and the people decide who should stand or not. First Lady, Nancy Reagan does not oppose her husband running. He discusses the withdrawal of troops from Lebanon. Reagan’s campaign for re-election is well under way; after this interview (for the American Broadcasting Company) he left for Chicago.
Contributors
Andrew Manderstam; Ronald Reagan; ABC
Keywords
USA; Elections; Armed forces; Public opinion; Lebanon; Presidents; Presidential candidates; Ronald Reagan; Chicago; Nancy Reagan

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