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Highway Bill #108263

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 27, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Brit Hume) President Reagan's veto of highway funding bill and anticipated conflict with Congress examined; details given, scenes shown. [REAGAN - claims bill illustrates pork barrel pols.] Details of vetoed bill outlined on screen. Senator Robert Dole's response described. [Senators Robert BYRD, Dan. MOYNIHAN - respond to Dole's proposal.] [Representative Robert MICHEL - cites possibility House will override veto.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Cleveland, Ohio: Jerry King) Econ. and soc. importance of viaduct repair project here contained in highway bill vetoed by Reagan today examined; details given, scenes shown. [Engineering commission spokesperson Richard HALISHAK, Ohio trans. department spokesperson Gerald JUSTIN - note structure is necessary to city.]

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
King, Jerry

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