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Campaign '92 / The Republicans / The Democrats / Chicago, Illinois #140006

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 11, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Change in tone of the presidential campaign following Super Tuesday wins by President Bush and Governor Bill Clinton noted.

(White House: Brit Hume) The Republican campaign featured; Bush's plans to counter economic criticism outlined. [At his press conference, BUSH - says yesterday was a great day; backs Republican national chairman Rich Bond.] [Republican challenger Patrick BUCHANAN - describes his approach to politics.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Judy Muller) Paul Tsongas' campaign strategy after Super Tuesday featured; campaign scenes shown. [At Chicago vocational high school, TSONGAS - quotes Senator Bob Kerrey about Clinton's being unelectable; answers black youth's question about jobs.] Need for Tsongas to expand his upper-class base to get more blue-collar and black voters noted.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Clinton shown in Chicago with Mayor Richard Daley.

(Chicago: Jim Wooten) Clinton's organization and the Democratic machine in Chicago featured; scenes shown of precinct captains going door-to-door to pitch Clinton. [Local politician Tom HEINZ - says Clinton has been courting him for five years.] Tsongas noted now facing these two efficient organizations in Illinois.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Jerry Brown shown campaigning in Michigan.

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Muller, Judy;
Wooten, Jim

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