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Alaska / Oil Spill / Cleanup #568547

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 02, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Robert Hager) Exxon's revised plan for cleanup of Alaska coastline after oil spill examined. [Coast Guard spokesperson Paul YOST - criticizes plan.] [Exxon president Bill STEVENS - defends company's actions.] Exxon noted wanting to burn or bury some sludge. Request noted in violation of environmental laws. [YOST - says he's here to make sure beach gets cleaned up.] Americans reported outraged re: Exxon's handling of cleanup. [STEVENS - says boycotting Exxon will hurt people.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert
Duration:
00:01:50

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