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Drug Testing #101482

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 18, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Jim Wooten) Debate over president crime commission's recommendation that all civilian government workers be given random drug tests examined; House committee 's hearings today featured. [Representative Gary ACKERMAN - asks commission mbr. Rodney Smith to submit to urinalysis.] [SMITH - refuses.] [ACKERMAN - responds.] [SMITH - defs. proposal.] [National Federal of Federal Employees spokesperson James PIERCE - opposes such police-state tactics.] [Representative Patricia SCHROEDER - cites lack of test reliability and long-term consequences for workers.] [Dr. William MANDERS - agrees; gives example]

Jennings, Peter;
Wooten, Jim

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