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Campaign '88 / Republican Convention #322665

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 12, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Studio: Bill Plante) [President REAGAN - praises Vice President George Bush.] [BUSH and REAGAN - criticize Michael Dukakis.] [Representative Tony COELHO - comments on Bush.] [Ex-Senator Paul LAXALT - praises Bush.] Poll results with regard to Bush discussed.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Convention floor: Bob Schieffer) [Republican strategist John SEARS - lists Bush's problems.] [Bush convention manager James LAKE - comments on Jesse Jackson and Dukakis.] Preparations for Republican convention featured. [Governor John SUNUNU - criticizes Democrats and Dukakis.] Prospective running mates noted including Senator Dan Quayle. Governor Jim Thompson reported removing his name from consideration. [SEARS - comments on important of Bush's acceptance speech.]

Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

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