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Reagan / Contra Aid #558915

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 26, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) President Reagan reported changing aid to Contras package Report introduced.

(DC: Andrea Mitchell) Senators quoted regarding President Reagan's aid to Contras package [Senator John McCAIN - doubts lethal aid package will pass Senate vote.] White House concessions illustration and discussed. Reagan reported planning to announce Secretary of State George Shultz will attend Central American peace talks if aid package approved. [During State of Union address REAGAN - denounces Sandinistas.] [Senator Christopher DODD -comments on administration's improving position.] White House officials quoted regarding Contra aid vote.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Nicaraguan ambassador in Washington, DC quoted regarding Reagan's package

Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea

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