NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 28, 2008
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(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The race between Senators Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton reviewed; details given of Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice’s remarks on race, Senator Bob Casey’s endorsement of Obama and calls for Clinton to drop out; footage shown of Casey’s father at the 1992 Democratic convention responding to not being allowed to speak by the Clintons; campaign ad for Republican Senator John McCain shown. [RICE – speaks of a “birth defect."] [On “The View,” OBAMA – comments on remarks from Rev. Jeremiah Wright.] [Senator Patrick LEAHY – worries Clinton is helping the other party.] [CLINTON – cites poll figures.] [Democratic National Committee chairman Howard DEAN†- comments on the race.]
(Studio: Brian Williams) Chelsea Clinton’s declaration that her mother would make a better president than her father and her criticism of President Bush noted.