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Wilbur Mills Report #12534

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 20, 1971
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(Studio) Chairperson of House Ways and Means Committee, Representatives Wilbur Mills most powerful man in Congress
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Kensett, Arkansas) Mills' hometown very small. [MILLS - says Congress job unbearable if couldn't return home occasionally.] [Unidentified Kensett CITIZEN - Mills treats us as personal friends,]

(Little Rock, Arkansas) [MILLS - wouldn't give up chrmship, of Ways and Means committee for other assignment in govt, Trying to get recognition for importance of holding line on federal spending until revenues rise to same level, thus eliminating deficits.] Nixon must beat Mills to get revenue sharing plan through-Cong [MILLS - doesn't think Nixon can get revenue sharing plan out of Congress]

Clark, Bob;
Smith, Howard K.

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