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Speakes Book / Reagan #114933

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 12, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Sam Donaldson) Admission by ex-White House spokesperson Larry Speakes, in his new book "Speaking Out", that he made up president quotes reported [Reporters Lou CANNON, "Washington Times" Jeremiah O'LEARY - attack statement] Angry denunciations of Speakes' admission by White House spokesperson Marlin Fitzwater quoted. Ex. of quotation from President Reagan that Speakes made up during Reagan-Gorbachev meeting quoted. [CANNON - criticizes White House spokesperson's admission of lying.] [Press. secretary Jim BRADY - says president is best person to make quotes for president]

Donaldson, Sam;
Jennings, Peter

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