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War On Drugs / Survey #131047

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 05, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Finding by Partnership for a Drug Free America that Americans are increasingly rejecting illegal drugs reported.

(Washington: Beth Nissen) Status of the war on drugs reviewed. [President BUSH - says drug war remains number one.] [Drug czar William BENNETT - says nationwide drug problem is no longer getting worse.] Drop in number of cocaine-related cases reviewed. [Harvard University professor Mark KLEIMAN - says attitudes about drug use are becoming more negative.] [Philadelphia chief of police Willie WILLIAMS - says addiction problem is not being dealt with.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Nissen, Beth
Duration:
00:02:10

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