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Campaign '88 / California / Jackson / Dukakis #322084

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 06, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Senator Ernest Hollings reported casting vote in nomination of Jesse Jackson as Democrat nominee. Jackson reported pressing Michael Dukakis to take firmer stand on South Africa (R) situation. Report introduced.

(Los Angeles, California: Bill Whitaker) Dukakis' campaign in California featured; Jackson and Vice President George Bush mentioned. [DUKAKIS - campaigns.] Dukakis noted facing task of uniting Democratic party [JACKSON - says he has earned party recognition.] Dilemma facing Dukakis likened to that Walter Mondale faced in 1984 president election [JACKSON - says will meet Dukakis at conv.] [DUKAKIS - says wants to unite party prior to conv.] [Democrat advisor Mickey KANTOR - comments on Dukakis' situation.] [Republican consultant Stuart SPENCER - says situation aids Bush.] Republicans noted painting Dukakis as liberal with no foreign policy experience. [SPENCER - predicts dirty campaign] Senators John Glenn and Bill Bradley speculated as possible running mates for Dukakis. Arrogance noted Dukakis' major problem.

Rather, Dan;
Whitaker, Bill

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