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Supreme Court / Breyer Nomination #153725

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 13, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: Brit Hume) President Clinton's nomination of Judge Stephen Breyer to replace the retired Harry Blackmun featured. [CLINTON - refers to Breyer's "excellence."] The likelihood of Breyer's easy confirmability and the president's apparent vacillation in the decision-making process discussed.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Tim O'Brien) Federal Judge Breyer's background reviewed; his apparent views on abortion rights noted. [Senator Orrin HATCH, former court of appeals judge Robert BORK - support Breyer.]

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
O'Brien, Tim

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