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Campaign '88 / Haig Withdrawal / Dole #113816

ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 12, 1988
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(Studio: Ted Koppel) Stmt. by Alexander Haig about being in charge after President Reagan shot recalled. Report introduced.

(Manchester, New Hampshire: Barry Serafin) Announcement by candidate Haig of withdrawal from presidential campaign reported [HAIG - announces withdrawal as Republican cand.; endorses Senator Robert Dole.] [DOLE - expresses appreciation; says Haig is now "one of us."] Vice President George Bush shown throwing snowballs. [BUSH - responds to Haig.] Cands. Representative Jack Kemp, Pat Robertson and Pierre du Pont mentioned.

(Studio: Ted Koppel) Results of tracking poll of Republican and Democrat cands. in New Hampshire outlined on screen.

Koppel, Ted;
Serafin, Barry

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