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(Studio: Dan Rather) Michael Dukakis reported selecting Senator Lloyd Bentsen as his running mate; details given, scenes shown. [DUKAKIS - alludes to John F. Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson defeating incumbent vice president in 1960.] Historic film shown of Kennedy and Johnson. [DUKAKIS and BENTSEN - comment on points of agreement and campaign]
(Studio: Dan Rather, Bill Whitaker) Dukakis' reasons for choosing Bentsen listed. John Glenn and Jesse Jackson discussed.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(DC: Betsy Aaron) Jackson reported hearing news with regard to Bentsen from reporter in DC. [JACKSON - initially refuses comment and then asserts views on campaign '88.] [Jackson advisor Roger WILKINS - comments on Jackson.] [JACKSON - comments on Dukakis-Bentsen.]
- Aaron, Betsy;
- Rather, Dan
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