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Primary Day / Iowa and Abortion / California #575993

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 05, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(No location given: Lisa Myers) Iowa gubernatorial Democratic primary issue of abortion examined; scenes shown of candidates Tom Miller, Don Avenson and John Chrystal campaigning; excerpts from campaign commercials shown. [MILLER - comments on being anti- abortion.] [AVENSON - gives pro-choice speech.] [CHRYSTAL - comments on National Abortion Rights Action League endorsement of Avenson.] [NARAL Kate MICHELMAN - defends endorsement of Avenson rather than Chrystal.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Abortion issue in California gubernatorial primary between gubernatorial candidates Dianne Feinstein and John Van de Kamp examined; scenes shown; Republican nominee Pete Wilson noted also pro-choice; new gas tax proposition detailed; NBC News-"Wall Street Journal" poll of national gas tax increase in popularity outlined on screen.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Myers, Lisa
Duration:
00:04:00

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