ABC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 20, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.
(Detroit, Michigan: Charles Thomas) Democrats campaign in Michigan featured; scenes shown. Impact of foreign auto imports on Detroit auto workers reported [Gephardt supporter Don HARRIS - says we need strong trade bill.] campaign. approaches of Representative Richard Gephardt, Governor Michael Dukakis and Jesse Jackson in Michigan detailed. [Jackson supporter Joe WILSON - says we're upset with corps. that have invested in Korea &Taiwan.] AFL-CIO statement about union strength in Michigan noted. UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) noted not endorsing any Democratic candidate for '88. [Michigan Democrat chairperson Rick WIENER - says cands. will have to compete for UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) backing.] UAW position on endorsing fall's candidate explained.
(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Results of "Newsweek" poll on Democrats given.