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Detroit, Michigan / Blackout / Kilpatrick Interview #735964

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Aug 21, 2003
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(Studio: Daryn Kagan) Report introduced.

(Detroit: Jeff Flock) The response of young Detroit black Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to last week's blackout featured; details given about the mayor's background & about the city's emergency plan. [Three PEOPLE - offer views on the hip mayor.] [WJR-AM Lloyd JACKSON†- cites his youthful exuberance.] [KILPATRICK - says we need to move forward.]

(Studio: Daryn Kagan) Live interview held with Kilpatrick about the blackout & the city's economics. [KILPATRICK - says we got the city up & going as soon as possible & kept the city operating; talks about the volunteerism & dynamism in the city; defends his staff & his own political experience.]

Kagan, Daryn;
Flock, Jeff

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