× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Campaign 2000 (Gore vs. Bush: Florida Recount) #632512

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 12, 2000
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio: John Seigenthaler) The status of the Florida recount of ballots in the presidential election between Vice President Al Gore and Governor George W. Bush reviewed; vote totals cited.

(West Palm Beach, Florida: Kerry Sanders) The changing numbers in the vote totals in Palm Beach County, Florida, updated; scenes shown of a Republican protest. [County commissioner Carol ROBERTS - calls for a manual recount.] [Bush campaign spokesman Tucker ESKEW - opposes hand recounts.] [Voter Maria SUAREZ - says Bush has the votes.] [Florida Democratic Party Mark HERRON - comments.]

(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(DeLand, Florida: Jim Cummins) The legalities of the recount in Volusia County, Florida, reviewed; scenes shown of the counting process. [Volusia County spokesman Dave BYRON - backs the recounting process; comments on voting problems.] [Representative John MICA, former state representative Jack ASCHERL - offer differing opinions on the vote recount.]

(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(Miami: Dan Abrams) The court effort by the Bush camp to stop the Florida vote recount examined; details given about the Democratic legal team of Laurence Tribe and Kendall Coffey and the Republican team of Theodore Olson and Barry Richard. [RICHARD - outlines the legal situation.]

Reporter(s):
Abrams, Dan;
Cummins, Jim;
Sanders, Kerry;
Seigenthaler, John
Duration:
00:08:10

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.