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Military Base Closings #606823

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 22, 1995
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Joe Johns) Military base closings commission's suggestion that Kelly Air Force Base, Texas, McClellan Air Force Base, California, and Letterkenny Army Depot, Pennsylvania, be shut down reported. [McClellan RESIDENTS - tell of their sorrow at the base closing announcement.] [Senator Phil GRAMM - makes a statement.] [Defense Budget Project Carol LESSURE - comments on the base closings.]

(Texarkana, Texas: Jim Cummins) The good news at the Red River Army Depot, Texas, that their base is staying open featured. [Red River commander Colonel Richard HALL - announces they will stay open.] [Two PEOPLE, employee Stacy WALKER, restaurant owner Joani NIEDERSTADT - express joy after the announcement.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Cummins, Jim;
Johns, Joe

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