CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 11, 1985
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(Studio) Tomorrow's scheduled launch of space shuttle Discovery, include experiment by Charles Walker, reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Kennedy Space Center, Florida) Senator Jake Garn's participation in tomorrow's mission examined; criticism by some noted. [GARN - defs. trip.] [Ralph NADER, Representative Don FUQUA - criticize Garn's participation.] Senator's official role explained. [GARN - will make himself space sick to accommodate NASA.] "Doonesbury's" commentary on issue recalled, shown. [Humorist Mark RUSSELL - sings about Garn.] [GARN - responds.] [NADER - sees conflict of interest] [GARN - denies NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) is buying him.]
REPORTER: Bruce Hall
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