× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Campaign '88 / Iowa / Democrats / Republicans #114206

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 06, 1988
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Barry Serafin) Results of "Des Moines Register" poll on standings of Democrat president cands. on eve of Iowa caucuses outlined on screen. Report introduced.

(Des Moines, Iowa: Jim Wooten) campaign. by Democrat cands. in Iowa featured. [Senator Paul SIMON - discusses indebtedness.] [Representative Richard GEPHARDT - responds to Simon's charges that he's overspending.] television ads for Governor Michael Dukakis and Jesse Jackson shown. Bruce Babbitt shown bicycling.

(Studio: Barry Serafin) Results of "Des Moines Register" poll on standings of Republican president cands. outlined on screen. Report introduced.

(Des Moines, Iowa: Chris Bury) Confrontations between Senator Robert Dole and Vice President George Bush reported [DOLE - comments.] Bush's campaign strategy noted. [BUSH - campaigns.] Accusations against Dole by Bush forces recalled. [Bush pol. director Rich BOND - explains Dole's reactions.] [Dole political director Tom SYNHORST - says Iowans won't respond to Bush's tactics.] [Representative Jack KEMP - hopes Republicans will see Bush and Dole running lousy campaigns.] Support for Pat Robertson noted. ["Des Moines Register "ed. James GANNON - states bad weather might help Robertson.]

Bury, Chris;
Serafin, Barry;
Wooten, Jim

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.