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Campaign '92 / The Perot Challenge / Clinton, Bush / Anderson #586704

NBC Evening News for Saturday, May 23, 1992
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) Efforts by Democratic presidential candidate Governor Bill Clinton to recapture the voters' imagination now that his standing in the polls has fallen since potential candidate H. Ross Perot dominated the news examined; scenes shown from Little Rock, Arkansas. [CLINTON - comments.] [PEROT - campaigns.] [CLINTON - talks about Perot, his sound bites on the evening news and the voters's view of politicians.] [Democratic National Committee chairman Ron BROWN - talks about Clinton.]

(Studio: Garrick Utley; Kennebunkport: Jim Miklaszewski) Reaction in the camp of President Bush to Perot's challenge discussed; views of Vice President Dan Quayle and White House spokesman Marlin Fitzwater about Perot noted. Two examples of Bush adopting Perot's tactics cited.

(Studio: Garrick Utley) Interview held with the '80 independent candidate for the presidency. [John ANDERSON - talks about campaigns '80 and '92 and the changes in the voters' view of politicians.]

Miklaszewski, Jim;
Mitchell, Andrea;
Utley, Garrick

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