CBS NEWS SPECIAL REPORT: CAMPAIGN '80: THE PRESIDENTIAL DEBATES: REAGAN VS. ANDERSON (TV)

Summary

"CBS News Special Report" coverage of this debate, telecast from the Baltimore Convention Center, between the Republican presidential nominee Ronald Reagan and independent candidate John Anderson, a Republican congressman running as an independent. (Democratic incumbent Jimmy Carter declined to participate.) The rivals discuss the following topics: inflation; energy conservation; the draft; and church/state separation and abortion. Walter Cronkite sums up.

Details

  • NETWORK: CBS
  • DATE: September 21, 1980 Sunday 10:00 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 1:00:00
  • COLOR/B&W: Color
  • CATALOG ID: T81:0650
  • GENRE: Talk/Interviews
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Abortion
  • SERIES RUN: CBS - TV, 1980
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CREDITS

    • Bill Moyers … Moderator
    • Walter Cronkite … Reporter
    • Lee May … Panelist
    • Jane Bryant Quinn … Panelist
    • Carol Loomis … Panelist
    • Charles Corddry … Panelist
    • Soma Golden … Panelist
    • Daniel Greenberg … Panelist
    • John B. Anderson
    • Ronald Reagan
    • Jimmy Carter