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Campaign 2000 (Gore vs. Bush: Undecided Election / Florida) #391290

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 08, 2000
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(Studio: Dan Rather) The closest-ever election for president with no official decision concerning the outcome reviewed; details given about the recount of Florida votes. [In Austin, Texas, Governor GEORGE W. BUSH - talks about the vote and the recount.] [In Tennessee, Vice President Al GORE - talks about the fairness of the process.]

(Tallahassee, Florida: Byron Pitts) Claims that the Florida recount could take more than one day reported. [Florida Governor Jeb BUSH - comments on the election process.] [Florida Democratic Party chairman Bob POE - says voters have been intimidated.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Miami: Bobbi Harley) Voter irregularities and problems with the ballots in several Florida counties reported; sample ballot shown. [Democratic Party Debra Mosh GELLER - says some people inaccurately voted for Reform Party candidate Pat Buchanan.] [Florida voter Nancy JOHNSON - comments.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Orlando, Florida: Jim Axelrod) The efforts to ensure an accurate vote recount in Florida examined. [Orange County, Florida, election supervisor Bill COWLES - talks about his response to having to recount votes.] [Orange County, Florida, Democratic Party Chairman Doug HEAD - comments.] [Orange County, Florida, Republican Party Chairman Lew OLIVER - talks about dealing with a "cliff- hanger election".]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Austin, Texas: Bill Whitaker) Bush's response to the declaration of victory and its retraction reported. [BUSH - comments on the race.] [Bush communications director Karen HUGHES - says Bush was surprised when Gore retracted the concession.] [Vice Presidential running mate Dick CHENEY - says he looks forward to getting the matter resolved.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Nashville, Tennessee: John Roberts) Gore's response to the close race and the voter recount in Florida reported. [GORE - addresses audience.] [Gore campaign chairman William DALEY - says he believes Gore will win.] [former Secretary of State Warren CHRISTOPHER - says last night was an "extraordinary" night.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) The slim hold on Congress by the Republicans reported.

Reporter(s):
Axelrod, Jim;
Harley, Bobbi;
Pitts, Byron;
Rather, Dan;
Roberts, John;
Whitaker, Bill
Duration:
00:12:00

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