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Segment 3 (Senate Nancy Kassebaum) #501085

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jan 19, 1979
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(Studio) Report is on only woman Senator, Nancy Landon Kassebaum.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Details given about Kassebaum's race for Senator and her plans for official duties. Her father noted to be Alf Landon, 1936 Republican president nominee. [LANDON - comments on daughter's new status.] [KASSEBAUM - hasn't gotten used to it yet.] Mentioned are man whose seat she won, retired Senator James B. Pearson, and other freshmen Senators [KASSEBAUM - discusses being only woman Senator and plans for carrying out official duties. Comments on plans with regard to women's issues. Quotes Edmund Burke.]
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

Brinkley, David;
Jamieson, Bob

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