ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 25, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Report introduced.
(Orange Cnty., California: Brit Hume) Announcement that President Bush plans to nom. controversial figure William Lucas to key civil rights post in Justice Department reported; details given of Lucas' background, scenes shown. Opposition to appointed from NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) leader Benjamin Hooks noted. [People for the American Way's Arthur KROPP - cites Lucas' inexperience.] [Representative John CONYERS - backs Lucas.] [Attorney General Richard THORNBURGH - discusses opposition to Lucas.]
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