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Persian Gulf Crisis / Congress #131120

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jan 11, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Jim Wooten) Congressional debate on issue of support for President Bush's authority to declare war in the Persian Gulf featured; scenes shown of anti-war protests in Washington, DC. [Representative Richard SCHULZE, Senator Sam NUNN - offer opinions.] Anti-war protests in Senate gallery heard during Nunn's speech. ABC News survey said finding that Senate resolution to rely on sanctions while delaying attack will fail and that resolution to be introduced by Senator Robert Dole authorizing use of force will likely pass both houses.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Wooten, Jim
Duration:
00:02:00

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