ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 23, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(DC: Brit Hume) Full Senate vote on nomination of Robert Bork to Supreme Court reported; details given, scenes shown. [BORK - says he didn't ask for today.] [Senator John DANFORTH - attacks characterizations of Bork.] [Senator Joseph BIDEN - says American people opposed Bork.] Vote of Senator John Warner noted. [Senator Edward KENNEDY - says another candidate similar to Bork would also be rejected.] Senate vote shown on screen. Stmts. from Bork and President Reagan quoted on screen. Reagan's statement that next nominee would hold philosophy similar to Bork's noted.
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