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Campaign '88 / Hart #317178

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 21, 1987
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Studio: Charles Osgood) Gary Hart's former campaign manager William Dixon reported claiming Hart will reenter 1988 presidential race; details given, scenes shown. [On KOA radio, voice of DIXON - believes Hart will reenter race soon.] Hart, vacationing in Ireland, said declining comment but cutting trip short to return home; Lee Hart's denial of rumor mentioned. [May 8, HART - announces withdrawal.] [Fundraiser Ellen Sulzberger STRAUSS - endorses idea of Hart reentering race.] Hart's standing against other Democrats in latest Gallup poll for "The Nation" magazine listed on screen. [Analyst Geoffrey GARIN - notes Hart's organization has collapsed.] [Patricia SCHROEDER - comments on possibility.] [Walter MONDALE, Geraldine FERRARO - believe Hart would become the issue in the campaign, destroying his chances of winning election]

(Studio: Bob Schieffer, Charles Osgood) Possibility Hart could pay off campaign debts by reentering race explained.

Osgood, Charles;
Schieffer, Bob

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