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Nightline: Church and State #705191

ABC Special for Monday, Jul 08, 2002

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  • Discussion with Ted Koppel (ABC), Dinesh D'Souza of the Hoover Institution, and "Washington Post" columnist E.J. Dionne re: issues related to the court ruling last week which declared the phrase "under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance to be unconstitutional.
  • Taped segment with John Donvan (ABC), George W. Bush, former Vice President Al Gore, former President Bill Clinton, former President George Bush, former President Ronald Reagan, presidential historian Michael Beschloss, Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sen. Robert Byrd, author John Baer, then President John Kennedy, and unidentified others.\

  • Reporter(s):
    Donvan, John
    Duration:
    00:29:00

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