ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 23, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Congress noted expected to override President Bush's veto of legislation designed to keep Chinese students from being deported from US.
(Capitol Hill: Sheilah Kast) Debate between Bush and Congress over issue of China featured; scenes shown of replica of Goddess of Democracy outside Capitol. [Representatives John MILLER, Richard GEPHARDT - say veto override will send message to Chinese government and spirit of Tiananmen Square will live again.] [At hearing, Chinese students - express concerns about families.] [Senator Alan SIMPSON - comments.] Lobbying by White House Chief of Staff John Sununu and Secretary of State James Baker on behalf of Bush mentioned.
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