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AWACS Sale #274017

CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 26, 1981
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(Studio) President Reagan's continued lobbying efforts with Senators still undecided on AWACS sale to Saudi Arabia noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Admin.'s optimism over upcoming Senate vote cited. [Senators Howard CANNON, John DANFORTH - comment on their meeting with President] Implications of vote's outcome for Reagan mentioned.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

(DC) [Senator Patrick LEAHY - comments on his position on sale.] [Senator William ARMSTRONG - explains his position.] Current status of sale in Senate discussed; statement released by Senator David Boren described.
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley

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