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Cong. Elections / Cong.-President Relations #319245

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 09, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Makeup of Senator and House of Representatives after election outlined on screen; unsettled Florida Senate race between Representatives Connie Mack and Buddy MacKay updated. Report introduced.

(DC: Phil Jones) Speculation on relations between President-elect George Bush and Congress reported [Senator J. Bennett JOHNSTON - says tactics used by President Reagan will not work for Bush.] [Feb. 1, 1988, BUSH - criticizes Congress] [Today, BUSH - talks about Congress relations] [On September 5, 1988, BUSH - says "no new taxes."] Viewpoint of Republicans in Congress on taxes noted. [Senator Robert DOLE - comments.] Econ. problems facing Bush as president outlined on screen. [Representative Tony COELHO - talks about Congress-pres. relations]

Reporter(s):
Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:30

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