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Medicine: AIDS / Drugs / Protest #332822

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 21, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Susan Spencer) Protest at National Insts. of Health against slow government approval of AIDS drugs reported; coincidence of government today proposing to change approval process examined; scenes shown of protest. [New York ACT UP Mark HARRINGTON, Tom CUNNINGHAM - say process for approving new AIDS drugs is too slow.] [National AIDS Program Office Dr. James ALLEN - comments on new policy and those now eligible for experimental drug use.] [American Foundation for AIDS Research William FLANAGAN - says it shows government is serious about helping.] [National Insts. of Health Dr. Anthony FAUCI - comments.]

Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan

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