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Congress / Campaign Financing Reform / Pol. Actions Cmtes. #122816

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 29, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Brit Hume) Announcement by President Bush of plan to reform political action cmtes. (PACs) and campaign financing featured; details given of plan and of response from Democrats in Congress [BUSH - talks about PACs war chests.] Impact of plan on incumbents in Congress detailed.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Cokie Roberts) Continue reelec. of same people in Congress reported; details given of role of PACs. [Representative Newt GINGRICH - says high percentage of incumbents in Congress is dangerous.] [Representative Beryl ANTHONY - says plan is partisan package]

Reporter(s):
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Roberts, Cokie
Duration:
00:04:30

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