ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 30, 1991
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Two liberal groups, People for the American Way and the Women's Legal Defense Fund, reported announcing their opposition to the Supreme Court nomination of Clarence Thomas, while Labor Secretary Lynn Martin announced she is heading a women's group that will support the nomination. Report introduced.
(Washington: Tim O'Brien) Criticism of Thomas' management style while he headed the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission under President Ronald Reagan examined; details given of charges by EEOC district director Lynn Bruner against Thomas. [Representative Tom LANTOS - defends Bruner's role as whistle-blower.] [Former EEOC officials Ed VALENZUELA, Frank QUINN - say they were demoted following criticisms.] Judge Robert Schnacke's ruling in favor of Quinn quoted.
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