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Congress / Republican Agenda / Black Caucus #597569

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 07, 1994
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The key elements of the Republicans' "Contract with America" reviewed.

(Washington: Gwen Ifill) The Republican plan to eliminate Congressional caucus groups, such as the 41 member Black Caucus, featured; the losses of committee and sub-committee chairmanships cited. [Congressional Black Caucus chairman Kweisi MFUME, Representative Cynthia McKINNEY - react.] [Political analyst David BOSITIS - points out that black America committed itself to the Democratic Party.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The Republicans' plans to eliminate commemorative legislation, such as national days and weeks, also mentioned.

Brokaw, Tom;
Ifill, Gwen

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