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Washington, DC / Think Tanks #118588

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jan 22, 1989
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(DC: Cokie Roberts) What happens to the president's men when new president takes over featured; scenes shown of ex-pres. Ronald Reagan, Jimmy Carter and Gerald Ford after leaving office Shadow government of think tank officials described; Zbigniew Brzezinski and Richard Perle shown as exs. [Brookings Institution president Bruce MacLAURY -discusses proliferation of think tanks.] Heritage Fndn. to promote conservative policies noted. [Fndn. president Edwin FEULNER - describes foundation's link to Reagan.] Heritage Fndn. members from Reagan administration listed. [Heritage Fndn. T. Ken. CRIBB -comments on foundation's analyses.] Challenges to Heritage Fndn. noted. [Heritage Fndn. Roger BROOKS - comments on organization's conservatism.] [MacLAURY - compares ideologies of Reagan and President Bush.]

Roberts, Cokie;
Donaldson, Sam

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