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Clinton / Guinier Appointment #148503

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 03, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: John McWethy) Controversy over the handling of Lani Guinier, President Clinton's nominee to head the civil rights division of the Justice Department, by both her opponents and Clinton featured; the background reviewed; scenes shown of Clinton visiting a construction site in Maryland. [CLINTON - talks about his economic plan.] [On Nightline, GUINIER - comments.] Guinier's defense of her writings on majority rule issues outlined. Clinton's decision that he could not get her nomination through his own party noted.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Jackie Judd) Campaign by Guinier's supporters featured. [Political Congress of Black Women Dr. Romona EDELIN, Black Caucus leader Representative Kweisi MFUME - attack Guinier's attackers.] [Senator Dennis DeCONCINI - comments.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Judd, Jackie;
McWethy, John
Duration:
00:05:20

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