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Drugs / Reagan Administration #312079

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 15, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Bill Plante) President Reagan's election-yr. war on drugs program examined; details outlined on screen, scenes shown. [REAGAN - announces plan.] Last night's televised address by President and Nancy Reagan recalled. Specifics of President's mandatory drug testing for federal employees considered. [Treasury employees union spokesperson Robert TOBIAS - believes plan is unconstitutional and insulting.] [Representative Charles RANGEL - dismisses President's program as empty rhetoric in light of budget cutbacks.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger's reaction to House bill which calls for military role in drug interdiction programs quoted.

Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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