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Campaign '88 / Bush / Iran/Contra Affair #112085

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 27, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Brit Hume) Issue of Iran/Contra affair reported appearing during Vice President George Bush's campaigning. in South Dakota reported; details given, scenes shown. [BUSH - says has nothing to hide, but will not talk about what he said to President Reagan.] Bush's relationship with Reagan detailed. [REAGAN - supports Bush on issue of private conversations.] Precedents for vice presidents to reveal talks with presidents detailed; Walter Mondale's admission that he opposed President Jimmy Carter's USSR grain embargo noted. [Cand. Pierre du PONT - says Bush must tell what he told president about Iran/Contra.]

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter

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