NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 30, 1997
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Guymon, OK: Roger O'Neil) Another government boondoggle, the Optima Dam in Oklahoma, a 150 million dollar fleecing of taxpayers, featured; scenes shown of the dam that has no water. [Army Corps of Engineers worker Ray KONKA, Taxpayers for Common Sense Ralph DeGENNARO, rancher Louis MAYER, LOCALS - talk about the continued waste of money on a dinosaur of a dam.]
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