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Iran Arms Scandal / Bush #100491

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 19, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Effect of Iran arms/Contra crisis on 1988 election considered. Vice president George Bush said wanting North and Poindexter to talk.

(Altoona, Iowa: Carole Simpson) [BUSH - calls for North and Poindexter to step forward and tell truth, in order not to harm cause of Contras.] [BUSH - says Reagan is telling the truth.] Bush's standing in Iowa in with regard to 1988 election said hurt by current scandal. Senator Robert Dole's standing noted.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Simpson, Carole
Duration:
00:02:20

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