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Campaign '88 / Democratic Party Platform #321639

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 10, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Officials reported meeting to draft Democratic party platform; Michael Dukakis and Jesse Jackson mentioned. Report introduced.

(Mackinac Island, Michigan: Bruce Morton) [Democratic party Chairperson Paul KIRK - comments on winning in November] Kirk's comments discussed. [Drafting committee member James BOOE - comments on platform.] [Drafting committee member Leslie McLEMORE - comments on platform.] [Representative William GRAY - comments on differences of opinion.] Various groups represented at meeting listed. Ex-Kennedy speech writer Ted Sorensen mentioned. [Dukakis campaign representative Michael BARNES - comments on Democratic party] [Jackson campaign representative Eleanor Holmes NORTON - comments on platform.] Platform process steps named.

Morton, Bruce;
Schieffer, Bob

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