CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 09, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Washington: Rita Braver) Clarence Thomas' impending Supreme Court confirmation hearings featured; scenes shown. [Senators John DANFORTH, Arlen SPECTER and Patrick LEAHY - comment.] Thomas' and civil rights groups' differing views on affirmative action mentioned. Result of "CBS News/New York Times" poll on affirmative action and abortion given.
(Studio: Dan Rather; Washington: Rita Braver, Bob Schieffer) Discussion held on Thomas' likelihood of being confirmed and on his views on natural law.
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