Search the Archive

'89 Elections #324960

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 08, 1989
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Doug. Wilder reported projected to win Virginia gubernatorial race over Marshall Coleman. David Dinkins reported defeating Rudolph Giuliani in New York City mayoral race. Report introduced.

(Studio: Bruce Morton) Impt. of abortion and race issues in these elecs. and future impact upon Republican party examined. [Black cands. WILDER, DINKINS, New Haven, Connecticut, mayor John DANIELS, Seattle, WA, Mayor Norman RICE - campaign] [Representative John LEWIS - says these cands. do not act or talk like Jesse Jackson.] [Joint Center for Pol. Studies spokesperson Cheryl MILLER - comments.] [Author Thomas EDSEL - comments on rise of blacks in United States pols.] In New Jersey, James Florio noted defeating Representative Jim Courter. CBS News-"New York Times" poll results given with regard to Virginia race. [Pollster Linda DIVALL - comments on impact of abortion issue.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Wyatt Andrews) Indications that abortion issue will be more prevalent in future elecs. and its important to Republican party reported [President BUSH - comments.] [Democratic national committee chairperson Ron BROWN - comments.] [National Abortion Rights Action League spokesperson Kate MICHELMAN - says Bush is out of touch with Americans] Virginia voters noted supporting pro-choice candidate Wilder. [Representative Jim LEACH, Senator Bob PACKWOOD, Vice President Dan QUAYLE - comment.] Republicans reported asserting that Coleman lost Virginia race for reasons other than abortion issue.

Andrews, Wyatt;
Morton, Bruce;
Rather, Dan

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.