ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 01, 1984
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(Studio) Former Environmental Protection Agency administration Anne Burford reported withdrawing from President Reagan's appointed of her to chair environmental advisory panel.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(DC) Burford's loyalty to President when she resigned from Environmental Protection Agency recalled; political impact of Reagan's appointed of her to environmental panel noted. [REAGAN - defs. Burford.] Her recent derision of committee and today's letter of resignation quoted on screen. [National Wildlife Federation spokesperson Jay HAIR, Representative Elliott LEVITAS - praise Burford's resignation.] [Representative Don YOUNG - defs. EPA's record under Burford.] President's apparent political miscalculation in appointing Burford considered.
REPORTER: Bettina Gregory
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