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Elections / Women / California #142063

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 03, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Cokie Roberts) Nomination of two Democratic women, Representative Barbara Boxer and former mayor Dianne Feinstein, to run for California's two Senate seats in a year when more women are running for political office featured. [FEINSTEIN - says "the status quo must go."] Success of women in earlier Senate and House nominations and the impact of the Clarence Thomas hearings on women voters noted. [Republican consultant Neil NEWHOUSE - says the Thomas hearings galvanized women; comments on the abortion issue.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Approval in Los Angeles of Proposition F, to overhaul the police department, reported. Controversial Judge Joyce Karlin noted winning her reelection bid.

Jennings, Peter;
Roberts, Cokie

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