ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 21, 1987
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(Studio: Richard Threlkeld) Report introduced.
(DC: Ann Compton) Pol. differences reported causing problems in finalizing budget bill. Issue of broadcast fairness doctrine detailed. [President REAGAN - says would veto fairness doctrine again.] Congress said blaming Reagan for delays. [Representative Bill HEFNER - opposes Reagan's opposition to budget bill because of fairness issue.] [Representative David OBEY - complains to fellow Congress] Agreement on aid to Nicaraguan Contras noted. [Representative Peter DeFAZIO - opposes Reagan's Contra aid.] Govt. said to run out of money at midnight.
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