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Reagan Administration / Birth Control Policy #297538

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 16, 1984
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REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(DC) Reagan administration's proposed policy change, to be presented in August at International Conf. on Population, noted calling for withholding foreign aid to countries who designate funds for birth control programs; probable impact on Third World ntns. discussed. [National Right to Life Committee spokesperson Doug. JOHNSON - opposes funding abortions.] Current law pertaining to issue explained. [Population Crisis Committee spokesperson Sharon CAMP - believes new legislature will adversely affect women's health in developing cntrys.] Similarity between Reagan administration's proposed policy and that of USSR 's noted.
REPORTER: Deborah Potter

Potter, Deborah;
Schieffer, Bob

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