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Campaign '88 / Bush / Meese #321581

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 07, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Criticism of Attorney General Edwin Meese by aides of Vice President George Bush reported Report introduced.

(DC: Jacqueline Adams) Impact of Meese's problems on Bush's campaign to be president featured; details given, scenes shown. [BUSH - says he's troubled by allegations against Meese.] Stmts. by Bush aides Peter Teeley and Robert Teeter to "Detroit" "News "that Meese is liability to Bush campaign [BUSH - says he speaks for himself.] Indep. cnsl. James McKay reported expected to issue report critical of Meese this month [campaign. consultant Eddie MAHE - discusses issue.] Efforts by Bush aides to separate their boss from Meese issue reiterated.

Adams, Jacqueline;
Schieffer, Bob

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