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Campaign '88 / Dole #320897

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 26, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Robert Dole reported criticizing press with regard to stories of wife Elizabeth Dole's fins. during campaign '88. Dole noted blaming Vice President George Bush during race. Report introduced.

(DC: Phil Jones) [DOLE - blasts press.] Dole reported claiming couldn't deliver campaign message due to media's unwillingness to report accurately. [DOLE - comments on reporters] Dole's aides noted calling attention to Dole's fin. improprieties, not press. [DOLE - says loss was American voters'.] [Pol. analyst Stephen HESS - says public got what needed.] [Pol. analyst William SCHNEIDER - says few cands. dealt with issues.] Dole aides quoted.

Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan

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