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California / Auto Insurance #112348

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 13, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Impt. of California in campaign '88 noted. Report introduced.

(Los Angeles, California: Brian Rooney) Hottest political issue in California reported to be cost of car insurance; details given, scenes shown. [PEOPLE - comment on costs of insurance] Ins. costs for major cities compared. [AGENT - explains insurance] [MAN - explains jump in cost after he moved to south California.] television ads. for auto ins. initiatives shown. [Pollster Steve TEICHNER - predicts how California voter will react.] Endorsement of Proposition 103 by Ralph Nader noted. [Proposition 103 spokesperson Harvey ROSENFIELD -accuses insurance companies of greed.] [Ins. industry consultant Jeffrey O'CONNELL - opposes continuation of litigious system.]

Jennings, Peter;
Rooney, Brian

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