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Nightline #646798

ABC Special for Friday, Aug 31, 1990

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Live discussion re: the relationship between events in the Persian Gulf region and US energy needs with Sam Donaldson (ABC), John Lichtblau of the Petroleum Industry Research Foundation, Sen. Phil Gramm, and World Watch Institute President Lester Brown; taped segment with Steve Shepard (ABC), excerpt of 11/7/73 speech by then President Richard Nixon, excerpt of 7/20/79 speech by then President Jimmy Carter, excerpts of 8/15/90 speech and 8/22/90 press conference by George Bush, author Ethan Kapstein, energy analyst Daniel Yergin, economist Philip Verleger, and Christopher Flavin of World Watch Institute.


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