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Eye on America (Affirmative Action) #730286

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 06, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) The expectation that the Supreme Court will rule soon on the issue of colleges giving preference to minority students noted.

(West Point, New York: Wyatt Andrews) The US military’s view on affirmative action, which is opposite from that of President Bush’s administration, featured; details given about the conflict over the admissions policy at the University of Michigan. [US Military Academy 1st Capt. Ricardo TURNER†- comments on his admission to West Point, which was due to affirmative action.] [BUSH – says quotas are unconstitutional.] [US Military Academy Col. Michael JONES†- says race & gender matter.]

Rather, Dan;
Andrews, Wyatt

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