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Campaign 2004 / Bush vs. Kerry / Black Vote #759733

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 15, 2004
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The address to the NAACP by Senator John Kerry after President Bush declined to speak to the civil rights group reported.

(Philadelphia: Dan Harris) The politics of race featured; statement from NAACP chairman Julian Bond about the Republicans & a response from Education Secretary Rod Paige quoted. [At NAACP convention in Philadelphia, KERRY - jokes.] [White House press secretary Scott McCLELLAN - criticizes the NAACP leadership's hostile rhetoric.] Bush's need to make an effort to reach out to black Americans noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Harris, Dan

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