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Campaign '88 / Bush / Debates #117795

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 07, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Kennebunkport, ME: Mike von Fremd) campaign. by Vice President George Bush featured; details given, scenes shown. [BUSH - says Republicans took pounding in press following chgs. by Democrats; expresses lack of concern over poll results.] [On "Meet the Press", new leader of Bush campaign, James BAKER - says in two weeks Bush will be nominee of his party] Issue of debates between Bush and Governor Michael Dukakis reported [BUSH - says there will be debates; attacks Dukakis' inexperience.] Defense issue detailed. Bush family portrait shown.

(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Response from Dukakis campaign manager Susan Estrich to Bush's stmts. about debates detailed.

Donaldson, Sam;
von Fremd, Mike

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