CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 12, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(DC: Bruce Morton) Vice President George Bush's formal announcement to run for pres. reported [BUSH - announces cand.] Bush's career outlined on screen. ["Nightwatch", BUSH - says not running against Reagan.] Bush's position on issues detailed. [BUSH - will help Contras in Nicaragua.] Impressions of Bush due to 1980 and 1984 debates with Reagan and Geraldine Ferraro, respectively, cited; scenes shown. [Pol. consultant Kevin PHILLIPS - notes "wimp" issue.] [1980, BUSH - says it won't be easy.]
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