NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 14, 1969
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(Studio) Defense Secretary Melvin Laird defends ABM, Defense Department spendings, and Pentagon. Senate Foreign Relations sub-committee continues hearings on ABM.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley
(DC) Nuclear physicist Dr. Edward Teller for ABM. Former Presidential advisor Dr. Jerome Wiesner against it. [TELLER - says careful debate needed.] [WIESNER - says anti-ballistic missile can't work as hard point defense Need good defense] Teller and Wiesner agree about what must be done.
REPORTER: Robert Goralski
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