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Campaign '88 / Democrats / Delegate Issue / Platform #116400

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 25, 1988
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(DC: Jim Wooten) Compromise between Governor Michael Dukakis and Jesse Jackson on issue of distribution of delegates reported; details given of agreement on Democrat delegates and "super delegates" for future president elecs. [JACKSON - calls rules reform a victory for the people.] [Jackson delegate Harold ICKES - discusses accommodation.] Lack of important of delegate issue to Dukakis explained.

(Denver, Colorado: Barry Serafin) Discussion between Dukakis and Jackson representatives on issue of Democratic platform featured. [Jackson campaign spokesperson Eleanor Holmes NORTON - comments.] [Dukakis DELEGATE - calls meeting "a beautiful experience."] [Jackson supporter Richard HATCHER - reads statement on economy issues.] [Dukakis campaign spokesperson Michael BARNES - discusses Dukakis' position on economy issues.] [Platform advisor Ted SORENSEN - discusses platform.]

Serafin, Barry;
Simpson, Carole;
Wooten, Jim

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