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Golf / Augusta / Women #1020243

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 04, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) The rekindling of the controversy over Augusta National Golf Club’s refusal to admit women as members because Masters tournament sponsor IBM has a new female CEO, Ginni Rometty††, featured. [Augusta chairman Billy PAYNE†- says he will not answer membership issues.] [“Sports Illustrated” Alan SHIPNUCK†- says the longer this goes the more ridiculous the club looks; says Rometty has to explain to her female co-workers and shareholders why they’re supporting a club that won’t have them.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Myers, Lisa
Duration:
00:02:10

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