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Reagan / Press Conference #115619

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 17, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Sam Donaldson) President Reagan's press conference featured. Call from both "Washington Times" and Representative Lynn Martin, co-chairperson of Vice President George Bush's ntl. campaign, for Attorney General Edwin Meese to resign reported [REAGAN - supports Meese.] Senator reported voting to cut off all aid to Panama until General Manuel Noriega steps down; Senator Robert Dole reported expressing Senator sentiment that drug chgs. against Noriega should not be dropped. [REAGAN - says no decision has been made regarding Noriega.] Issue of Nancy Reagan's use of astrology reported; astrologer Joan Quigley mentioned. [REAGAN - says no changes were ever made on basis of astrology.] Reagan's comments on Don. Regan quoted.

Donaldson, Sam;
Jennings, Peter

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