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American Agenda (Drugs: Bush's War On Drugs) #137238

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 05, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Fort Wayne, IN: Beth Nissen) Status of President Bush's administration's campaign against illegal drugs examined; scenes shown from Fort Wayne, IN, to illustrate facets of its drug problems. [Drug czar Bob MARTINEZ - says we have made progress.] [Fort Wayne police officer Jerome BOSTIC, resident Carolyn Densley REEVES - talk about drugs in their city.] Lack of adequate drug treatment programs noted. [Recovering ADDICT - comments.] The drug politics between Congress and the president reviewed. [Senator Joseph BIDEN - says Bush has to act.] [BOSTIC, REEVES - say solutions are needed.] [Mayor Paul HELMKE - says help is needed in the war on drugs.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Nissen, Beth
Duration:
00:04:30

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