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Campaign 2012 / Obama vs. Romney / Labor Day / Convention #1029979

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 02, 2012
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(Studio: David Muir) Map of the battleground states in the presidential election campaign shown; Gallup Poll figures on the tie in the race after the Republican National Convention cited.

(Washington: David Kerley) The message from President Obama and Mitt Romney on the campaign trail featured; details given about the New York attorney general's investigation of private equity firms, including Romney's former company Bain Capital. [In several speech excerpts, in Pennsylvania, OBAMA; in Ohio, ROMNEY - campaign.]

(Studio: David Muir) A time-lapse look at the transformation of the arena in Charlotte, North Carolina, before the Democratic convention shown.

(Charlotte, North Carolina: Cecilia Vega) The Democratic convention previewed; scenes of the convention speeches by Ann and Mitt Romney and actor Clint Eastwood and photos of celebrities who will appear in Charlotte. [With David Letterman, First Lady Michelle OBAMA - speaks about conventions.]

(Studio: David Muir; Charlotte: Rick Klein) Eastwood's empty chair skit, areas Obama will talk about and the recipe for the White House microbrewed beer discussed. [ABC News Matthew DOWD - speaks about the other empty chair in America.]

(Studio: David Muir) ABC News coverage of the convention announced.

Muir, David;
Kerley, David;
Vega, Cecilia;
Klein, Rick

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