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Campaign '88 / Democrats / Dukakis #322666

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 12, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Michael Dukakis shown campaign in South; details given, Dukakis TV ad shown. Report introduced.

(DC: Lesley Stahl) "Reagan Democrats" featured. [Vice President George BUSH - thanks Italian man for hat.] [Democrat political consultant Robert BECKEL - comments on situation.] [Blue collar WORKERS - say will not vote for Bush.] [Republican consultant Roger STONE - says Bush will get those Democrat votes.] [BUSH - denigrates Dukakis.] Conservative Democrat concerns listed. [Bush campaign manager Lee ATWATER - comments on situation.] Tape shown of Bush aide's meeting with Democrat focus group. [BUSH - comments on Dukakis' wkend. furlough program for convicted felons.] Republicans quoted.

Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley

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