Nightly News   |  October 24, 2013

Eisenhower memorial delayed

The sweeping memorial for Dwight D. Eisenhower was supposed to open in 2015, on the 70th anniversary of VE Day, but the process has run into a few snafus. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> a story in "time" magazine uncovers something else that was in the bill to restart the government. it stops funds for now for the dwight d. eisenhower memorial . it is supposed to be a sweeping structure on the national mall in washington. it was supposed to open in 2015 on the 70th anniversary of v.e. day . instead there's been widespread disagreement over how it all looks -- the design, materials. members of ike's family don't like how the former president is depicted. it appear it is entire project will be delayed.