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Campaign '88 / Illinois / Democrats / Simon / Jackson / Dukakis #114361

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 14, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Results of ABC/"Washington Post" poll on standings of Democrats in Illinois primary outlined on screen. Report introduced.

(Chicago, Illinois: Jim Wooten) Senator Paul Simon reported campaign in Springfield, Illinois. [SIMON - campaigns.; says we're headed for wide open conv.] Link of Simon's presidential campaign to his 1990 Senator reelec. campaign noted. Illinois Democrat pols. discussed.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Chicago, Illinois: Brit Hume) Jesse Jackson reported campaign in white South Illinois; scenes shown. [In Alton, Illinois, JACKSON - rallies supporters.] [At South Illinois Univ., JACKSON - proclaims "we, the people" slogan.] Delegate selection method in Illinois detailed.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) campaigns. of Governor Michael Dukakis and Senator Albert Gore noted. Report introduced.

(Chicago, Illinois: Sam Donaldson) Dukakis shown on campaign trail in Chicago and several other cities; Dukakis' strategy in Illinois detailed. [DUKAKIS - asks Illinois voters to decide.] Small impact by Gore predicted. Dukakis' efforts to establish self as national candidate reiterated.

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Wooten, Jim
Duration:
00:05:20

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