Search the Archive

Bush / Politics / Environment #127067

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 28, 1990
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) President Bush reported campaigning for Republican candidates in New York and California, where Senator Pete Wilson is running for governor.

(White House: Brit Hume) Divisive nature of the environmental issue within the Bush administration examined; details given of rift between EPA's William Reilly and OMB director Richard Darman, chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers Michael Boskin, domestic adviser Roger Porter and White House Chief of Staff John Sununu. Sununu recalled softening Bush's statements on both the wetlands and global warming. [National Audubon Society Brooks YEAGER - says Sununu weakened the law.] [Environmental Defense Fund Fred KRUPP - says he was wrong on both issues.] Bush's position regarding his advisers reviewed.

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.