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NBC Evening News for Monday, May 01, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Bob Kur) Jesse Jackson reported considering running in DC's mayoral elec. DC's crime and drug problems discussed; Mayor Marion Barry's scandalous reputation noted. [Pol. analyst Ben WATTENBERG - comments.] [BARRY - praises Jackson.] [DC Democratic leader John HECHINGER - comments on finding dignified way for Barry to retired] Jackson noted restoring home he has owned in Washington, DC since 1985. [JACKSON - comments on situation.] [Democratic leadership cncl. dir. Alvin FROM - comments on next president election] [JACKSON - says down with dope and up with hope.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Kur, Bob

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