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Campaign '92 / Bush vs. Clinton / Patriotism #341629

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 08, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(White House: Susan Spencer) Negative campaigning by President Bush's camp against the patriotism of Democratic presidential candidate Bill Clinton featured; issue of Clinton's trip to Russia in 1969 and his role in anti-war demonstrations in England cited. [On "Larry King Live", BUSH - calls for Clinton to level with the people.] [CLINTON - responds.] [Former Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman retired Admiral William CROWE, Representative Duncan HUNTER - comment.] Bush's use of similar tactics in the '88 campaign recalled. [Dukakis campaign manager Susan ESTRICH - talks about the patriotism theme.] Likelihood that Bush will raise character issues in the upcoming debates, if he has a chance, noted.

Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan

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