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A Closer Look (Special Interests: National Rifle Association and Unions) #189610

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 01, 2000
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The combat aspect of the presidential campaign as the election nears reviewed.

(Beckley, West Virginia: Linda Douglass) The National Rifle Assn. campaign against Vice President Al Gore featured; details given of the focus on union members. [National Rifle Assn. executive director Wayne LaPIERRE - campaigns against Gore.] [National Rifle Assn. President Charlton HESTON - campaigns on "freedom."] [United Mine Workers member R. C. MAYNARD - says he is a Democrat; worries about Gore taking away guns.] [AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Richard TRUMKA - criticizes Governor George W. Bush.] [MAN - wants his guns.]

Douglass, Linda;
Jennings, Peter

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