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Reagan News Conference / Iranian Arms Deals #547459

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 19, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) President Reagan reported holding press conference tonight on his secret arms deals with Iran; findings of NBC News-"Wall Street Journal" poll on public's response to deals outlined on screen.

(DC: Chris Wallace) Secretary of State George Shultz's conditions for remaining in post &his meeting with Reagan today examined; details given, scenes shown. [Henry KISSINGER - cites harm to national interest of dispute between President and Secretary State.] Anticipated focus of news conference tonight considered. [Senators-elect. John McCAIN, Tim. WIRTH - think Reagan's credibility has been harmed.] ["US News and World Report "spokesperson David GERGEN - notes pillars of President's to this date are endangered.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Wallace, Chris

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