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Meese / Confirmation Hearings #295774

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 01, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Senator confirmation hearings for President Reagan's nominee for Attorney General, Edwin Meese, examined; films shown. [Senator Alan SIMPSON - jokes about Senator hostility to Meese.] [Senator Edward KENNEDY - notes Reagan administration's poor civil rights record.] [Senator Joseph BIDEN - cites Attorney General's responsibility.] Questions of Meese's personal financial affairs outlined on screen, discussed. [Senator Charles MATHIAS - comments on nation's concern for eradicating prejudice.] [MEESE - claims to support elimination of discrimination and prejudice.] Meese said alleging nonparticipation in President's reelec. campaign
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan

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