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Campaign '88 / Bush vs. Dukakis / Poll #118048

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 20, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Standings of Vice President George Bush and Governor Michael Dukakis in latest ABC News/"Washington Post" poll given. Report introduced.

(NYC: Richard Threlkeld) Bush's lead on the "cutting" issues reported; scenes shown. [BUSH - says "no new taxes."] [DUKAKIS - campaigns.] Poll results on several campaign issues outlined on screen. [DUKAKIS, BUSH - campaign on employment] [Georgetown Univ. professor Michael ROBINSON - analyzes poll results.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Bush's increase appeal to independent voters noted. Report introduced.

(Bowling Green, Kentucky: Sam Donaldson) campaign. by Dukakis at West Kentucky Univ. featured; scenes shown. [DUKAKIS - says many Americans have no health insurance] Dukakis health insurance plan outlined on screen. [DUKAKIS - asks what Bush's plan is.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Bush's response with regard to health care noted. Report introduced.

(DC: Brit Hume) campaign. by Bush at New Jersey flag factory featured; scenes shown. [BUSH - says flag sales are doing well.] [Last week, in California, BUSH - campaigns. about American]

Donaldson, Sam;
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Threlkeld, Richard

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