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Person of The Week (Marian Wright Edelman) #133857

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 29, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Children's Defense Fund president Marian Wright Edelman profiled; scenes shown to illustrate her role as lobbyist to Congress for the nation's children. [EDELMAN - says her constituency is American children.] Her demands for day care and health care for children reviewed. Edelman's background reviewed; photos shown. [EDELMAN - talks about goals, her parents and investing money in our children.] [Heritage Foundation Kate O'BEIRNE - says Edelman's message is tired.] [Representative Thomas DOWNEY - backs Edelman's message.]

Jennings, Peter

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