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Campaign '88 / Bush / Drug Issue #323514

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 07, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Lesley Stahl) Democrats reported claiming that Vice President George Bush's campaign advrs. worked as Washington, DC lobbyists for Bahamian prime minister Lynden Pindling; details of Pindling's drug investigation recalled. [Representative Barney FRANK - says Bush was leading war on drugs while his political aides were helping alleged drug trafficker.] State Department records quoted on screen with regard to firm called Black, Manafort, Stone; Bush advrs. Lee Atwater, Paul Manafort and Charles Black mentioned. [BLACK - defends actions.] 1984 firm memo to Pindling quoted on screen.

Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley

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