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San Francisco / Recall #289891

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Apr 23, 1983
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(Studio) Upcoming recall vote on Mayor Dianne Feinstein in San Francisco, California, noted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(San Francisco, California) Background to recall movement, focusing on White Panthers communist party, examined; films shown. [Panthers spokesperson Tom STEVENS - thinks gun ban violates law.] [FEINSTEIN - notes recall provides opportunity for airing all sorts of grievances.] Pro-Feinstein movement described; possible impact of recall election on mayor's political future considered. [FEINSTEIN - solicits support.] Extent of her grass roots organization noted. [FEINSTEIN - praises her organization.] Economic and social improvements to San Francisco under Feinstein cited. ["Examiner" spokesperson Bill MANDEL - notes city's support for her.]
REPORTER: Barry Petersen

Petersen, Barry;
Schieffer, Bob

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