NBC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 22, 1979
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(Studio) Report on student government election at University of WI, in Madison, in which group of students ran on unusu. campaign promises and won. Ex. of promises was bringing Statue of Liberty to campus.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(Madison, WI) Details given about activities of student government members who campaignd. as bunch of clowns and won. Reaction on campus noted. [Student sen. Mark BORNS - thinks it's ridiculous; gives reasons.] [Dean of students Paul GINSBERG - comments.] [Student president James MALLON - says they're keeping campaign promises.] [Student Vice President Leon VARIJIAN - comments.]
REPORTER: Al Johnson
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