NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 14, 1984
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(Studio) Reagan administration announcement with regard to cutoff of aid to foreign nations' birth control programs unless they renounce abortion noted.
REPORTER: Connie Chung
(DC) World Bank's recent report with regard to expected increase in world' Cop. stated. Dispute over World Bank figures from anti-abortion groups noted. [March for Life president Nellie GRAY - comments.] [American Life Lobby spokesperson Gary CURRAN - says use of tax funds to pay for abortions is wrong.] Response to controversy from former World Bank president Robert McNamara cited. [McNAMARA - comments on increase pop in Bangladesh and Mexico and its effects.] Effect of administration decision in election yr. reported; President Reagan's stance in 1980 election recalled.
REPORTER: Steve Hurst