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Decision '88 / Biden #557080

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 09, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Senator Joseph Biden reported formally announcing his candidacy for 1988 Democrat president nomination; his background outlined on screen, discussed.

(Wilmington, DE: Ken Bode) Biden's campaign and background examined; details given, scenes shown. [BIDEN - recalls impact of wife, daughter's death shortly after election] His priorities since tragedy noted. [BIDEN - announces cand.; attacks Reagan's economy policies.] Biden's position on various issues listed on screen. [BIDEN - attacks administration policies.] John Kennedy mentioned. [BIDEN - conts. attack on Reagan.]

Bode, Ken;
Brokaw, Tom

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