ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 31, 1987
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(Studio: Kathleen Sullivan) Report introduced.
(New Orleans, Louisiana: Charles Murphy) Clean Water Bill's expected impact on LA's water pollution examined; details given, scenes shown. [LA justice department spokesperson William FONTENOT - cites symbolism of situation.] [Peggy HOFFMAN, Dayna TRAIGLE - noteabnormal miscarriage rate in town, blame local factory's chemical pollution.] [Dr. Carl KARDINAL - cites area's record cancer rate.] [LA Chemical Association president Fred LOY - denies allegations.] LA's role in changing wording of Clean Water Bill explained. [Representative Billy TAUZIN - promotes legislature] [Governor Edwin EDWARDS - explains firing environmental dir.] [Former environmental director Pat NORTON - feels public's involvement in process angered industry]
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