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Army Corps of Engineers / Projects #707738

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 10, 2002
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(Studio: Thalia Assuras) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Orr) The questioning of high-profile river projects designed by the Army Corps of Engineers featured; scenes shown of the Delaware River. [American Rivers president Rebecca WODDER†- says the corps has an insatiable appetite for big construction projects.] [Representative Robert ANDREWS†- explains why the proposed Delaware River project is bad; says taxpayers are stuck with the tab.] [Army Corps of Engineers Maj. Gen. Robert GRIFFIN†- says the Corps will reformulate projects.] The call from the National Academy of Sciences for an independent review of all large-scale projects noted.

Reporter(s):
Assuras, Thalia;
Orr, Bob
Duration:
00:02:30

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