ABC Evening News for Monday, Sep 14, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(DC: Ann Compton) Supporters' and detractors' preparations for Senator confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Robert Bork featured; details given, scenes shown. People for the American Way commercial shown. Potential roles of Senators Arlen Specter, Dennis DeConcini and Howell Heflin in Senate's final decision explained. [HEFLIN - explains basis of concern.] Gerald Ford mentioned introduction Bork tomorrow at hearing's opening. [President REAGAN - claims character assassination has replaced debate of principal; defs. Bork.]
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Coverage of opening session announced.
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