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Almanac, Episode 334
Date
1991-05-10
Main contributor
KUHT-TV (Television station)
Summary
The first segment is an interview with Elizabeth Swasey of the National Rifle Association, about the passage of the Brady Bill. The N. R. A., who supported the Staggers Bill which calls for mandatory background checks in the purchase of handguns, opposes the Brady Bill, calling it a setback. In the second segment, Patricia Gras interviews Clymer Wright, the chairman of Citizens for Term Limitation on term limitation. In the third segment, Pat Ryan interviews State Representative Mario Gallegos on the restructuring of the city council. The fourth segment is a panel discussion with Prof. Robert Stein of Rice University, Jane Ely of the Houston Chronicle, and Tom Kennedy of the Houston Post about city council and term limitations. Garvin Berry provides commentary on the restructuring of Houston's city council. 
Contributors
Ryan, Pat; Booth, Ward; Houston, J. D.; Gras, Patricia
Genre
television programs
Subjects
Swasey, Elizabeth; Wright, Clymer; Gallegos, Mario; Stein, Robert; Kennedy, Tom; Berry, Garvin; Term limits (Public office); Public television
Collection
KUHT Film and Video
Unit
University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
Language
English
Terms of Use
["In Copyright"]
Physical Description
00:57:56
Notes

This item is from an archival collection and may contain content which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Digitization and access for this item is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and Texas State Library and Archives Commission (2017).

Other Identifiers
Other: ID 1997-006a, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI: https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/11907; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm43009x10p; Digital Object: https://id.lib.uh.edu/ark:/84475/do1774qk170