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Central American / Contra Aid #553501

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 07, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Chris Wallace) Reagan's position on aid to the Contras reiterated. [REAGAN - says he will always fight to help the Contras.] Film of rebel forces shown. Reagan's dilemma of supporting Contras and working toward peace plan discussed. [REAGAN - says peace plan needs to cover United States security concerns.] Congress debate regarding Reagan's stance noted. [Representative George MILLER - says Reagan does not want peace.] [Representative Robert WALKER - agrees with Reagan.] [Representative Jim WRIGHT - says getting aid for Contras doubtful.] White House plans to pursue aid announced.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Wallace, Chris
Duration:
00:02:20

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