NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 27, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Capitol Hill: Andrea Mitchell) Senate Judiciary Committee's split decision vote on Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas' confirmation featured; scenes shown. Thomas' opponents' desire to delay, if not prevent, his confirmation noted. [Senator Alan SIMPSON - comments.] [At September 11 confirmation hearing, THOMAS - declines giving opinion on Roe versus Wade case.] [Senators Edward KENNEDY, Orrin HATCH, Howard METZENBAUM - comment.] Likelihood of Thomas' confirmation at upcoming Senate vote noted.
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