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Ten O'Clock News; Kevin White Press conference


Press conference statement followed by Q&A. Discussion of 2 courts decisions. One that requires half of construction in Boston goes to Boston residents is not unconstitutional, with additional mention of minorities and women. The other decision is an injunction on the police plan. Kevin White and Robert Ryan (Head of BRA), answers questions, along with other White administration officials.

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Ten O'Clock News

Kevin White Press conference

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976



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Broadcast program

Media Type


White, Kevin H.
Municipal government
Employment policy
Political corruption
City planning
News Report
George, Christy (Reporter)
White, Kevin H. (Speaker)
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Kevin White Press conference,” 02/28/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 26, 2020, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A0651DAC399F4BAFA3798635158F2DC2.
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APA: Ten O'Clock News; Kevin White Press conference. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A0651DAC399F4BAFA3798635158F2DC2
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