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Baker / Reagan Administration #108152

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 22, 1987
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(DC: Kenneth Walker) Chief of staff Howard Baker's assessment of President Reagan's recovery from Iran arms scandal examined; scenes shown. [Courtesy "This Wk.", BAKER - believes recent press conference helped President recover.] [Courtesy "One on One, "Senator David BOREN - cites questions raised by President's denial of knowledge about diversion of Iranian arms sale funds to Contras.] [BAKER - supports immunity for John Poindexter and possibly Colonel Oliver North to force their testimony.] Baker said calling for truce with Congress on arms control issue until after Secretary of State George Shultz's upcoming Moscow meeting with USSR foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze. [Representative Jim WRIGHT - rejects delay.]

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Walker, Kenneth.
Duration:
00:02:20

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