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Women In Politics #307685

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Nov 08, 1986
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(DC: Bruce Morton) Implications of Tuesday's election for newly defined role of women in pols. discussed; scenes shown. [November 4, Barbara MIKULSKI - comments on victory.] Mikulski's win, Judy Belaga's loss in Connecticut gubernatorial race and experience Tuesday of other women cands. said indicating similarity; details given. [Pol. consultant Susan BRYANT - believes electorate is now treating women cands. as they have men.] [MD state representative Connie MORELLA - recalls her first race; doesn't believe gender is now factor.] CBS News-"New York Times" poll on gender-related issues outlined on screen, discussed. [BRYANT - explains poll's outcome.]

Reporter(s):
Morton, Bruce;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:02:40

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