NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 10, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Capitol Hill: Andrea Mitchell) Judge Clarence Thomas' first day of Supreme Court confirmation hearings featured; scenes shown from Senate caucus room. Thomas reported forthcoming about his personal background, but reticent about his controversial writings. [THOMAS - praises Thurgood Marshall, recounts experiences of racism, declines to comment on Roe versus Wade decision.] [Senator Edward KENNEDY - questions Thomas on abortion article.] [Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Ralph NEAS - comments.]
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