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Ex-Presidents Club #324711

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Nov 19, 1989
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(Studio: Connie Chung) "Club" of four living ex-presidents featured; details given of their pension and staff allowances that should possibly require them to have a formal governmental role. [Historian Dan. BOORSTIN - says they should give us the benefit of their experience.] Scenes shown from former President Reagan's trip to Japan. [Historian William LEUCHTENBURG - says Reagan's actions were unseemly.] Roles taken by Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter noted; scenes shown. [Historian John CHAMBERS - says Carter is redefining role of ex-pres.] [CARTER, FORD - comment.] [LEUCHTENBURG - talks about formal role for former presidents.]

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie
Duration:
00:02:30

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