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McGovern, Goldwater on Divisive Politics and '88 Election

  • Aired: 10/18/2012
  • 14:45
  • Rating: E
On Oct. 13, 1988, only weeks before the presidential election of George H.W. Bush over Michael Dukakis, former Sens. George McGovern and Barry Goldwater dropped by the MacNeil/Lehrer Report to discuss the state of the race, the divisive politics of their parties and the legacy of conservatism and liberalism.
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