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Farm Policy #94481

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 24, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Sioux Falls, South Dakota) Farm lobby's effort to pressure administration into farm aid legislature examined. [South Dakota state senate Roger McKELLIPS - denies asking for handout.] Size of South Dakota delegation en route to Capitol Hill described. [State senate George SHANARD - accuses President Reagan of abandoning his campaign promise.] [Governor William JANKLOW - blames Congress for farm crisis.] No. farmers expected to fail this year noted; Dennis Weise's case cited as example [WEISE - describes inability to recover economically.]
REPORTER: Chris Bury

(Studio) Probable reaction on Capitol Hill to farm lobby, according to Senator Robert Dole, considered.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Bury, Chris;
Donaldson, Sam

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