NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 05, 1985
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(Studio) House passage of emergency farm bill, attached to African famine relief legislature, reported.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(DC) president Reagan's anticipated veto of farm aid legislature examined. [American Agriculture Mvt. spokesperson Corky JONES - claims farmers are victims of poor government farm program.] Agriculture Secretary John Block's opposition to emergency farm relief mentioned. [Farmer Alan LIBBRA - warns administration and Republican party] [American Agriculture Mvt. spokesperson David SENTER - equates Reagan's veto with death certificate for family farms.] Details of legislature outlined on screen. [Representative Jim WRIGHT - praises family farmer.]
REPORTER: Bob Kur
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