NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 17, 1982
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(Studio) President Reagan noted visiting south Florida in effort to emphasize his war on drugs.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Miami, Florida) President's tour of Coast Guard cutter Dauntless featured. [REAGAN - praises crew's impact on drug trade.] His review of contraband seized by government task force noted. [REAGAN - jokes about seized money; calls for further task forces to break power of mob.] Cost of incrd. program mentioned.
REPORTER: Chris Wallace
(Miami, Florida) Govt.'s drug war in south Florida examined; films shown. [Dade cnty. org. crime bureau spokesperson Arthur NEHRBASS - notes incrd. sophistication of drug traders.]
REPORTER: Robin Lloyd
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