ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 23, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Report introduced.
(DC: Jim Wooten) Alignment of Democrat members of Senator Armed Services Committee for vote on nomination of Secretary of Defense John Tower to Defense Department post featured; Senator Sam Nunn's decision to oppose Tower noted. [Senator Richard SHELBY - says president should select another nominee because questions about Tower have not been answered.] [Senator Pete WILSON - says confirmation process has been hijacked.] [Senators Robert DOLE, Robert BYRD - comment on Tower.] Scenes shown from committee meeting
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