NBC Evening News for Saturday, Sep 29, 1990
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.
(No location given: Jim Cummins) Former grand dragon of the Ku Klux Klan, David Duke, who is running for a senate seat in Louisiana, profiled; scenes shown from Duke on the campaign trail in Jennings, LA. [Louisiana Coalition Against Racism's Beth RICKEY - explains why Duke is popular with the voters.] Incumbent Senator J. Bennett Johnston shown campaigning. [JOHNSTON - says his television ad shows the real Duke.] [DUKE - responds.] Frustration and racism behind Duke's campaign message explained.
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