ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 13, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : Rick Inderfurth) Beginnings of some political campaign for pol. posts in USSR parliament reported; details given of Mikhail Gorbachev's development of new political system, scenes shown. [Central election committee member Georgi BARABASHEV - says now we have several cands. for one position.] [Journal ed. and candidate Vitaly KOROTICH -comments on Soviet pols.] Popular support for Boris Yeltsin, political figure demoted by Gorbachev, cited as example of campaign; nomination of dissident Andrei Sakharov noted. [KOROTICH - says more reforms will come.]
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