Footage for The 90's election specials. Footage taped off TV of reports on Governor Bill Clinton's Super Tuesday victory on various news networks.
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00:15Copy video clip URL WMAQ-TV Chicago 5 news opens saying that Clinton and President George H.W. Bush have comfortably beat Senator Paul Tsongas and Pat Buchanan on Super Tuesday. Tom Brokaw reports for NBC news.
01:03Copy video clip URL Footage of the Clintons doing a press conference live in Chicago. Hillary says that the people in Illinois want the same kind of changes as people in the South. She says that she, Bill, and their supporters cannot stand by and watch the country that they believe in deteriorate.
04:30Copy video clip URL Bill Clinton takes the podium and speaks on the events of Super Tuesday. He says his supporters are pushing for genuine change. He says that no candidate can be perfect and that the important thing is one’s commitment to improving.
07:00Copy video clip URL Back to the studio with Brokaw and a political analyst.
07:32Copy video clip URL Clinton answers Brokaw about where the challenges and difficulties would fall to finance the changes of his platform. He claims that Tsongas’ program would put most burden on the middle class. Clinton says he is not worried about Democrats saying they wish someone else were running. Regarding allegations of draft avoidance, he says that those who know the facts are supportive of him. He repeats that he has been candid and apologetic about his mistakes but that his commitment for improvement is his saving grace.
11:15Copy video clip URL WLS-TV Chicago 7 for ABC news. Peter Jennings reports.
11:42Copy video clip URL The Clintons’ addresses repeat, interspersed with news reporters.
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