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US election campaign trail

Title
US election campaign trail
Genre
News report; Interview; Speech; Election Broadcast
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1980
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Duration
00:06:12
Description
Andrew Manderstam reports on the 1980 US Presidential Election campaigns with Democratic candidate President Jimmy Carter losing ground to Republican, Ronald Reagan in recent opinion polls. Speakers include: Jimmy Carter; US Secretary of State, Edmund Muskie; Ronald Reagan; former president Gerald Ford; Kenneth Towery, Reagan’s assistant press spokesman; Carter’s campaign strategist Barbara Lett-Simmons.
Contributors
Jimmy Carter; Andrew Manderstam; Ronald Reagan; Gerald Ford; Kenneth Towery; Edmund Muskie; Barbara Lett-Simmons
Keywords
USA; Iran; Elections; Politics; Public opinion; Political leadership; Jimmy Carter; Hostages; Heads of state; Presidential candidates; Ronald Reagan; Public opinion polls; Election campaigns; Texas; Michigan

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