Search the Archive

Campaign 2012 / Iowa Caucuses #1014840

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 04, 2012
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Scott Pelley) The outcome of the Iowa caucuses with Mitt Romney winning by 8 votes over Rick Santorum and Representative Michele Bachmann’s withdrawal from the race reported; findings of a Suffolk University on the Republican candidates cited.

(Peterborough, New Hampshire: Jan Crawford) Romney’s narrow victory featured; details given about his strategy of low expectations and negative ads aimed at Newt Gingrich; entrance poll findings cited; scenes shown from New Hampshire, where Romney was endorsed by Senator John McCain. [ROMNEY – comments.] [McCAIN – comments on negative ads.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Earlier interview held with Romney about the challenge from Santorum. [With Bob Schieffer, ROMNEY – says Santorum has good support.]

(Bedford, New Hampshire: Bill Whitaker) Santorum’s new status as a real contender featured; details given about support from born-again Christians. [SANTORUM – says “game on.”] [Voter John LEWIS – says if Santorum gets more money he can win the nomination.] [New Hampshire campaign co-chair William CAHILL††- says fund raising will pick up after last night.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Manchester, New Hampshire: Dean Reynolds) Gingrich’s strategy to raise doubts about Romney featured; findings of a poll of South Carolina voters cited. [GINGRICH – criticizes Romney.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) The results in Iowa for Ron Paul and Rick Perry noted.

(Studio: Scott Pelley; Washington: Bob Schieffer) The impact of the caucus results on the Republican field and Romney’s campaign discussed.

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Crawford, Jan;
Whitaker, Bill;
Reynolds, Dean;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:10:30

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.