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Iran Arms Scandal / News Conference #108072

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 19, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Jarriel) Report introduced.

(DC: Sam Donaldson) Importance of President Reagan's news conference tonight after mos. of silence on Iran arms scandal considered; scenes shown. [November 19, 1986, REAGAN - doesn't consider operation duplicity, or that he made mistake; denies another country was involved.] [Reporters Chris WALLACE, Helen THOMAS - cite importance of tonight for President] Questions national newspapers want asked listed on screen; press spokesperson Marlin Fitzwater's prediction noted. [Jody POWELL, Larry SPEAKES - consider areas of importance for President] [THOMAS - responds to public's criticism of press.]

(Studio: Tom Jarriel) Coverage announced.

Donaldson, Sam;
Jarriel, Tom

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