CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 13, 1983
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(Studio) Congress said calling for government funding of organ transplant surgery.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Billie Hall's successful efforts to raise funds for son Brandon's liver transplant noted. Congress hearing on organ transplant situation featured. [HALL - announces news of donor for son; notes others won t be as fortunate; pleads for congress help to improve system.] Brandon noted scheduled for transplant in Tennessee; details given. Congress said considering problem faced by Adriane Broderick's parents' inability to pay for her needed transplant surgery.
REPORTER: Jayne Miller
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