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Campaign '88 / Dukakis (Part VI) #114778

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 04, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Boston, Massachusetts: Joe Bergantino) Profile of Massachusetts Governor Michael Dukakis featured; scenes shown. [DUKAKIS - says he's proud of record.] Dukakis TV ad. shown. Impact of Dukakis on Massachusetts economy detailed. [Harvard Univ. economy Robert REICH - says Dukakis provided leadership, but not entirely responsible for Massachusetts economy upsurge.] Role of Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates, defense contracts and Dukakis' development programs in Massachusetts's economy upswing noted. [DUKAKIS - talks about economy] Dukakis' remedies discussed. [DUKAKIS - talks about revenue.] [REICH - talks about Dukakis' tax plans.] Representative Richard Gephardt's television ads. attacking Dukakis' state tax policies shown. [GEPHARDT, DUKAKIS - debate taxes.] Question of Dukakis' charisma noted. [DUKAKIS - campaigns. on economy] [Author David OSBORNE - calls Dukakis a technocrat.] [DUKAKIS - responds.]

Reporter(s):
Bergantino, Joe;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:03:10

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