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Iran Arms Scandal / Reagan Speech #315072

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 05, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Bill Plante) President Reagan's effort to deflect continued public attention on Iran arms scandal following his speech last night noted; scenes shown. [REAGAN - wants to proceed with work.] [Senators Phil GRAMM, Jesse HELMS, David BOREN,Colonel Oliver NORTH - praise speech.] President noted asking Congress today to release further aid for Contras. [Neil REAGAN - believes bro. was aware of diversion of funds to Contras.] [REAGAN - jokingly threatens brother]

(Studio: Dan Rather) CBS News poll following speech outlined on screen, discussed. [John GUILFOILE, Patti STEWART - praise speech.] [Last night, REAGAN - outlines his new approach to management, quotes Tower commission report, wants to accomplish remaining goals.]

Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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