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American Agenda (Environment: Air Pollution) #118523

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 17, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles, California: Ned Potter) Air pollution in Los Angeles featured; details given of proposed air quality plan; scenes shown of traffic and smog. [RESIDENTS -cite air problems.] [Asthma and Allergy Fndn. spokesperson Sharron REYNOLDS - discusses medical problems.] "Greenhse. effect" noted. [Representative Henry WAXMAN - says problems have to be acted upon.] Need for drastic solution noted. [Conservation Fndn. spokesperson Terry DAVIES - talks about regulations.] Proposed air quality plan explained. [Air quality manager Dr. James LENTS - says life will have to change.] [Air quality management district Norton YOUNGLOVE - comments on change.] [Los Angeles county supervisor Michael ANTONOVICH - opposes proposed regulations.] [YOUNGLOVE - responds.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Tree-planting plan noted.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Potter, Ned
Duration:
00:04:10

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