NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 21, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Vice President George Bush quoted with regard to his proposal to ban chemical weapons. President Reagan reported campaign for Bush. Report introduced.
(NYC: Lisa Myers) [President REAGAN - praises Bush.] Reagan noted attempting to use his own popularity to help Bush with those Democrats who voted for him in 1984. [Republican analyst Ed ROLLINS - comments on Reagan's legacy.] Bush noted helping select Attorney General Richard Thornburgh, Treasury Secretary Nicholas Brady and Educ. Secretary Lauro Cavazos. Reagan's actions with regard to plant closing bill and strip mining regulations mentioned helping Bush. EPA's recent actions re: ozone-threatening chemicals and radon gas noted. [BUSH - addresses UN.] Bush aide quoted.