ABC Evening News for Friday, May 12, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Problem over nomination of former aide to President Reagan, Don. Gregg, as ambassador to South Korea reported Report introduced.
(DC: Jim Wooten) Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearings on Gregg nomination detailed; scenes shown. [Senator Alan CRANSTON - raises question about Gregg's 1987 deposition to Congress] Issue of Gregg and then-vice president George Bush's knowledge of Oliver North's secret operation to supply aid to Nicaraguan Contras noted. [Senator Jesse HELMS - criticizes questioning of Gregg.] 1986 memo about Gregg and Bush meeting with Felix Rodriguez that mentions "resupply of Contras" cited. [GREGG - comments on memo.]
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