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American Agenda (Campaign '92: Crime Issue) (Part I) #138197

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 27, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Coverage of the presidential candidates' views on the crime issue for the rest of the week introduced.

(No location given: Beth Nissen) Positions of President Bush and Democrat Bill Clinton on the police, the death penalty, prison programs and how to reduce crime compared; arrest, trial and prison scenes shown. [BUSH, CLINTON - campaign against crime.] [CLINTON - talks about supporting local police.] [Attorney General William BARR - talks about crime.] [Camp Hill Prison Jeffrey BEARD - links crime and drugs.] Bush's "weed and seed" program to weed out crime and seed opportunity outlined. [CLINTON - calls for programs for young people.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The next two days' segments previewed.

Jennings, Peter;
Nissen, Beth

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