NBC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 02, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Caracas, Venezuela: Lisa Myers) Vice President Dan Quayle reported attending president inauguration of Carlos Andres Perez in Caracas, Venezuela; details given, scenes shown. [PEREZ - (thru translator) comments on national debt.] [QUAYLE - comments on Latin American debt problems.] Scope of debt in Latin American discussed. [Henry KISSINGER - comments on situation.] Former president Jimmy Carter reported mtg. with Nicaraguan president Dan. Ortega. [QUAYLE - criticizes Carter for meeting with Ortega.] [CARTER - defends his actions.] Dipls. quoted with regard to Quayle.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Quayle quoted with regard to President George Bush's health; Ronald Reagan mentioned.