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Campaign '88 / Republicans #322111

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 08, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) President Reagan reported aiding Vice President George Bush. Report introduced.

(DC: Terence Smith) [REAGAN - says he and Bush will start pinning Michael Dukakis down on issues.] Dukakis' success detailed. [REAGAN - comments on Dukakis.] Reagan reported attempting to make up for lukewarm endorsement. [REAGAN - praises Bush.] Bush noted distancing himself from many administration positions; Reagan's embrace of USSR general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev mentioned. [White House chief of staff Howard BAKER - defends Bush.] Reagan noted realizing that Bush trailing Dukakis in polls.

Rather, Dan;
Smith, Terence

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