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NBC Evening News for Saturday, Apr 28, 1984
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(Studio) Launching of refurbished USS Iowa noted.
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(Pascagoula, Mississippi) USS Iowa's recommissioning, attended by Vice President George Bush, featured. [BUSH - won't allow United States national defenses to deteriorate to past levels.] [Navy Secretary John LEHMAN - praises reactivation of such battleships.] [Senator James EXON - disagrees; explains.] Question of USS New Jersey's effectiveness in Lebanon discussed.
REPORTER: Albert Pierce

Chung, Connie;
Pierce, Albert

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