NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 07, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(NYC: Mike Jensen) [On September 6, Vice President George BUSH - praises impact of Reaganomics.] Workers Dan and Sandy Johnson featured; details of their falling incomes given. [JOHNSONS - comment on situation.] [Michael DUKAKIS - criticizes Reaganomics.]Lifestyle of Jeffrey and Maria Cronin contrasted to that of Johnsons. [Jeffrey CRONIN - comments on his rising income.] [Maria CRONIN - comments on her home.] [Econs. Robert GENETSKI and Barry BLUESTONE - comment on economy] Bush and Dukakis' views on economy outlined on screen. Neither candidate noted completely correct. White collar workers noted benefiting more from Reaganomics than blue collar; details given, scenes shown.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Some econs. noted predicting recession at end of this decade.