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NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 20, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Lisa Myers) President Bush reported campaign for Representatives Lynn Martin and Claudine Schneider; details given of their differing views on abortion issue; scenes shown. [BUSH - campaigns.] [SCHNEIDER - says she is pro-choice.] Republicans recalled losing state elecs. [BUSH - comments on abortion issue.] [Representative Olympia SNOWE - says abortion issue will divide Republican party] Republican Govs. James Thompson and Thomas Kean quoted with regard to Republican abortion rhetoric. [National Republican Congress Committee spokesperson Edward ROLLINS - warns Republicans not to anger anti-abortion constituency.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Myers, Lisa

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