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Persian Gulf Crisis / United States Policy / White #125731

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 12, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: Ann Compton) Debate over United States military buildup in the Persian Gulf featured; scenes shown of President Bush golfing; statement from White House spokesman Marlin Fitzwater about possibility of US action without telling Congress quoted. [Senator Daniel Patrick MOYNIHAN - says if there is war, we will leave gulf in ruins.] Warnings from some members of Congress and National Conference of Catholic Bishops about getting into war detailed. [BISHOP - comments on the debate.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(No location given: Ken Kashiwahara) Personal protest of Air Force veteran Bill White against war in Persian Gulf featured; scenes shown of White and from Vietnam war. [WHITE - says he hated Vietnam war protesters; opposes war in gulf.] [Daughter Catherine WHITE - talks about her military role and her support for President Bush.] [On "Donahue", Bill WHITE - says a declaration of war should be necessary.]

Compton, Ann;
Jennings, Peter;
Kashiwahara, Ken

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