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Bush / Dole Meeting / Transition / Senate Maj. Leader #559952

NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 28, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Reports introd.

(DC: Andrea Mitchell) President-elect George Bush and Senator Robert Dole reported declaring truce. [BUSH, DOLE - praise each other.] Bush-Dole rivalry during campaign '88 recalled; details given, scenes shown. [During campaign, DOLE - attacks Bush.] [Ex-Senator Howard BAKER - comments on working with President Reagan after election] [Dole's friend Robert STRAUSS - comments on nature of politics.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Bob Kur) Senate Democrats reported selecting leader; details given, scenes shown. [Senator-elect Joseph LIEBERMAN - comments on decision.] Duties of majority leader outlined on screen. Senator Dan. Inouye noted contender for position; details of his career given. [During Iran/Contra hearing, INOUYE - discusses government.] [On "Meet the Press", INOUYE - comments on taxes.] Senator J. Bennett Johnston featured. [JOHNSTON - comments.] [During Iran/Contra hearing, Senator George MITCHELL - lectures Lieutenant Colonel Oliver North.] Candidates. quoted with regard to election.

Brokaw, Tom;
Kur, Bob;
Mitchell, Andrea

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