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Winter Weather / Blizzard of 1996 / Airports / The Cities #162904

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jan 08, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The blizzard that has buried the eastern section of the United States featured; scenes shown of snow everywhere while the extent of the cold and snow from this classic storm is reviewed.

(Washington: Lisa Stark) The impact of the weather on major airports that has kept passengers from completing their trips featured; scenes shown from snowbound airports. [Stranded TRAVELLER, LaGuardia Airport general manager Susan BAER - comment.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: John Donvan) The local politics of snow examined; scenes shown from several Eastern cities to illustrate the different weather tactics of the politicians. [New York City Mayor Rudolph GIULIANI - warns the folk to be careful.] [Washington Mayor Marion BARRY, Hoboken, New Jersey, Mayor Anthony RUSSO - comment.] The political problems New York City Mayor John Lindsay had as a result of the snowstorm of 1969 recalled.

Donvan, John;
Jennings, Peter;
Stark, Lisa

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