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Campaign '88 / Bush vs. Dukakis #112403

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 17, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Dayton, Ohio: Sam Donaldson) campaign. by Governor Michael Dukakis in Ohio featured; scenes shown of Dukakis playing trumpet and bowling. [DUKAKIS - criticizes Vice President George Bush on economy issues.] [International Association of Machinists pres. William WINPISINGER - says Dukakis should concentrate on industry states.] [DUKAKIS - says there are three weeks to go.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Announcement by Teamsters union that it will endorse Bush noted. Report introduced.

(Denver, Colorado: Brit Hume) campaign. by Bush on defense issue reported; scenes shown of Bush at Denver defense plant. [BUSH - talks about conventional and nuclear weapons; criticizes Dukakis' position on defense] Bush's campaign strategy reviewed.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Findings of survey in "Parents" magazine on president cands.' honesty given. television ratings for last president debate noted.

Donaldson, Sam;
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter

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