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Environment: Earth Summit / Bush and The Environment #141666

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 01, 1992
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(White House: Brit Hume) Defense by President Bush of his environmental record on the eve of the United Nations Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, featured. [In Greenbelt, MD, BUSH - says he wants US to be an environmental leader while making it compatible with economic growth; adds that United States will commit funds to aid the world's forests.] Bush noted also refusing to sign the summit's treaty on animal and plant species. [Senator Albert GORE - says Bush has stumbled on environmental policy.] [EPA administrator William REILLY - defends the president.]

Reporter(s):
Hume, Brit;
Sawyer, Forrest
Duration:
00:02:20

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