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Campaign '92 / New York Primary / Clinton and Draft / The Media #141040

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 06, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Democratic candidates Governor Bill Clinton and Jerry Brown shown campaigning in New York the day before the primary.

(New York: Jim Wooten) Controversy over Clinton's draft status renewed. [CLINTON - says nothing has changed on the draft story; explains why he joined Reserve Officers' Training Corps.] [On February 10, CLINTON - responds to question about whether he thought his draft was imminent.] The view raised that the public may perceive Clinton as unwillingness to tell the whole truth.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Jeff Greenfield) Candidate bashing in the New York media arena examined; New York tabloid headlines at first savaging and then endorsing Clinton shown. [Tabloid writer Pete HAMILL - talks about New York's version of the welcome wagon.] [On telephone with radio personality Don Imus, CLINTON - jokes about inhaling.] Clinton's appearance on "Donahue" shown. This weekend's tabloid headlines about Hillary Clinton and about the draft issue shown.

Reporter(s):
Greenfield, Jeff;
Jennings, Peter;
Wooten, Jim
Duration:
00:04:20

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