Search the Archive

Bush / State of The Union Address / Economy / Withholding Tax / Home Buyers Tax #137689

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 29, 1992
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Direction of President Bush's State of the Union addresses last year and this year compared.

(White House: Brit Hume) Bush's modest economic program featured; scenes shown of Bush with Republican report card on his speech in the background and with Representative Thomas Foley. [Before Congress, Federal Reserve Board chairman Alan GREENSPAN - says there are signs that the economy is stabilizing.] [Council of Economic Advisers Michael BOSKIN - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Jim Hickey) President's decision to lower income tax withholding in the hope that increased income in hand will bolster the economy examined. [Taxpayer Barbara TOPPOLO - cites importance of the tax refund.] [Tax accountant Dave BERENSON - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Stephen Aug) Bush's plan for tax break for first-time home buyers examined. [Potential home buyers Michelle STRAVITZ, MAN, Richport Properties president Rich PORTER - comment.] The ripple effect of housing on the economy detailed; industries that could be affected listed. [National Association of Home Builders David SEIDERS - cites sales.] [CARPENTER - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Bush proposal that well-off prisoners should pay their own way mentioned.

Reporter(s):
Aug, Stephen;
Hickey, Jim;
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:06:40

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.