NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 18, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Grand Canyon National Park: Jim Miklaszewski) President Bush's visit to Grand Canyon National Park and his comments on the environment featured; scenes shown of Bush in Grand Canyon, Arizona, and from the '88 presidential campaign. [During '88 campaign, BUSH - says he's an environmentalist.] Bush's environmental accomplishments and shortcomings as president noted. [Sierra Club David GARDINER - says Bush has fallen short of being a good environmental president.] Criticisms that Bush is more concerned about jobs than about the environment mentioned. [League of Conservation Voters John MADDY - says Bush thinks we need to consume more energy.] [BUSH - says progress is being made.]