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Campaign '88 / Bush vs. Dukakis / Debates #322968

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 30, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Phil Jones) Michael Dukakis and Vice President George Bush's advrs. reported disagreeing with regard to debates. [Dukakis campaign chairperson Paul BROUNTAS and Bush campaign chairperson James BAKER - comment on differences.] [BUSH - says he won't be stampeded.] Dukakis noted wanting debates prior to World Series and Olympic games. [Dukakis campaign manager Susan ESTRICH - comments on Bush.] Historic film of 1960 and 1976 debates featuring Richard Nixon, John F. Kennedy, Jimmy Carter and Gerald Ford shown. [Historian James SHENTON - comments on Dukakis' TV debate experience.]

Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan

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