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Campaign '88 / Bush vs. Dukakis / Cleveland, Ohio #112978

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 02, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Intro. to live broadcast from Cleveland, Ohio, given. Report introduced.

(Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Sam Donaldson) campaign. by Governor Michael Dukakis in Midwest featured; scenes shown. [In Chicago, Illinois, DUKAKIS - campaigns. on drug issue.] Stmts. by Vice President George Bush about drug problems and United States foreign policy detailed. [On "Good Morning American", BUSH - says drug problem won't be solved by interdiction alone.] [DUKAKIS - criticizes Republicans for co-opting image of President Harry Truman.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) President Reagan reported in Ohio to campaign for Bush. Report introduced.

(Grand Rapids, Michigan: Brit Hume) campaign. by Bush in Midwest featured; scenes shown. [At Grand Rapids rally, ex-pres. Gerald FORD - campaigns. against Dukakis.] [BUSH -jokes about Dukakis and the "L" word.] Singer Lee Greenwood shown singing "God Bless the USA" with Bush and Ford.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) "Washington Post" reported refusing to endorse either cand.

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:04:40

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