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Assassination Attempt / Aftermath #516564

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 05, 1981
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(Studio) President Reagan noted kept informed of international developments while recuperating.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(DC) [Vice President George BUSH - says he briefed President on international affairs; mentions Secretary of State Alexander Haig, Lebanon, Leonid Brezhnev.] Complexity of transforming Reagan's hospital room into mini-White House examined; importance of aides Edwin Meese, James Baker and Michael Deaver noted. Bush's function considered; his meeting last week with Poland's deputy prime min. Mieczyslaw Jagielski recalled. Limitations placed on Reagan once he leaves hospital cited; Jimmy Carter's work schedule during Iran crisis recalled.
REPORTER: Bill Lynch

Lynch, Bill;
Savitch, Jessica

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