ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 07, 1989
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[Broadcast joined in progress] Peter Jennings (New York City)
(DC: Sheilah Kast) Discussion in House of Representatives of Congress pay raise issue featured; scenes shown. [Representative Dan ROSTENKOWSKI, Robert SMITH - debate pay raise issue.] [Ex-federal judge Philip TONE - says he fears loss of many good judges due to defeat of pay raise.] [Former United States trade representative's office official Charles BLOOM - says he left government service because of salary.] Issue of honoraria for House of Representative and Senator members reviewed; details given of proposed "grandfather clause" for retired members to allow them to keep leftover campaign funds.
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