Michael Dukakis campaign buttons. Welcome to the Michael Dukakis campaign buttons section of campaign buttons-etc. Pictured here are Dukakis campaign buttons from his 1988 presidential campaign. Before his run for the White House, Michael Dukakis served 2 terms as Governor of Massachusetts. Featured here are 1988Dukakis presidential campaign buttons. For his vice presidential running mate Dukakis selected then Senator Lloyd Bentsen of Texas. This section features Dukakis Bentsen campaign buttons along with items from 1988 Democratic National Convention held in Atlanta, Georgia. Dukakis won his first political office when he was elected to the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 1962.