NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 11, 1991
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(Phoenix, Arizona: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Capitol: Andrea Mitchell) Dominance of abortion and civil rights issues during Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas' second day of Senate confirmation hearings featured; scenes shown. [Senator Howard METZENBAUM - questions Thomas on abortion.] [THOMAS - refuses to give opinion on abortion.] [Senator Patrick LEAHY, National Abortion Rights Action League Kate MICHELMAN, Senator Howell HEFLIN - comment.] Questioning of Thomas' position on affirmative action by Senator Arlen Specter noted.
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