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American Agenda (Environment: Global Warming) #120289

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 27, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Jarriel) Report introduced.

(DC: Ned Potter) Environment issue of global warming featured. [Senator Albert GORE, climate scientist Dr. Stephen SCHNEIDER, Woods Hole Research Institution Dr. George WOODWELL, Senator Tim. WIRTH - comment on the issue.] [During campaign, President BUSH -talks about the greenhse. effect and the White House effect.] Admin.'s environmental promises and its record on global warming issue outlined on screen. [WIRTH - says United States has abrogated leadership role.] Cost for United States to cut back noted. [White House science advisor D. Allan BROMLEY - discusses responses to the problem.] Complications within scientific debate over warming issue reviewed. [NOAA Dr. Jerry MAHLMAN - talks about uncertainty of the numbers.]

Jarriel, Tom;
Potter, Ned

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