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Civil Rights Bill / Bush #571949

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Oct 20, 1990
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Controversy over civil rights bill meant to prevent racial and sexual discrimination by employers noted.

(White House: Jamie Gangel) President Bush reported issuing own civil rights bill and planning to veto Congress's bill; tenets of current bill and White House response outlined on screen. [Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Ralph NEAS - says Bush is casting his lot with the right wing and big money interests.] Scenes shown of civil rights protesters outside White House.

Reporter(s):
Gangel, Jamie;
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:01:40

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