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Washington, DC / Jackson's Political Future #571616

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 30, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Kur) Speculation on whether or not Jesse Jackson will run for Senate or mayor of Washington, DC, to replace Marion Barry featured; scenes shown of mayoral candidates. [Candidate Sharon Pratt DIXON - asks Jackson to "free DC" before he travels to South Africa.] [JACKSON - says he wants to keep options open.] Jackson's support for statehood for Washington noted. [Representative Stan PARRIS - talks about statehood issue.] [Jackson adviser Bert LANCE - talks about Jackson as political leader.] [Democratic consultant Bob BECKER - talks about party's concern about what Jackson will do.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Kur, Bob

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