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Campaign '92 / Bush vs. Clinton / Draft #588578

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 15, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) Standoff between President Bush and Democratic presidential candidate Bill Clinton over the draft issue featured; scenes shown from Salt Lake City, UT, where both candidates campaigned. [BUSH - reminds audience that the president leads the military; reads letter from mother whose son was killed during the Persian Gulf war.] [CLINTON - talks about the National Guard.] Republican harassment of Clinton about the draft issue reviewed. [Vice President Dan QUAYLE - says Clinton has a credibility problem. [At the National Guard convention, General C.D. PAYNE, Colonel Howard FREELANDER - downplay the issue.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) Clinton's draft issue reviewed; three inconsistencies in Clinton's stories about the draft detailed. [On September 6 on "The Brokaw Report", on February 6, April 5, CLINTON - comments on the draft.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw; Washington: Andrea Mitchell, Lisa Myers) Clinton, the Republicans and the draft issue discussed.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Map shown of states having primaries today.

Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea;
Myers, Lisa

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