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Campaign '88 / Bush vs. Dukakis / Debate #112345

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 13, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Background to second president debate given. Report introduced.

(Los Angeles, California: Sam Donaldson) Preparations by Governor Michael Dukakis for president debate reported; scenes shown. [Representative Tony COELHO - explains what Dukakis has to do.] [Dukakis campaign advisor who played Vice President George Bush in debate preparations, Robert BARNETT - explains what Bush might say.] [Dukakis campaign chairperson Paul BROUNTAS - says people are looking for leadership] Impt. of debate for Dukakis reiterated.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles, California: Brit Hume) Preparations by Bush for debate reported; scenes shown. [Bush campaign chairperson James BAKER - talks about debate.] [At baseball play-off game, BUSH - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings, Jeff Greenfield) Likely strategies for Bush and Dukakis detailed.

Donaldson, Sam;
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter

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