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State of Union #552895

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 27, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Chris Wallace) President Reagan's State of the Union speech tonight previewed; details given, scenes shown. Issue of whether President is in control or not noted. [Communications director Patrick BUCHANAN - defs. President's physical and political health.] Reasoning underlying President's refusal to discuss Iran arms scandal outlined. [David GERGEN - describes speech's importance for President due to scandal.] Reagan's expected statement on foreign affairs, domestic programs outlined on screen. [Representative Vin WEBER - believes administration is "dead in the water."]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: John Dancy) Iran arms scandal said expected focus of Democrat response by Senator Robert Byrd and Representative James Wright; details given.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Dancy, John;
Wallace, Chris
Duration:
00:03:40

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