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Revenue Sharing / Draft Proposals #14479

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 04, 1971
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(Studio) President Nixon asks Congress approval for $5 billion revenue sharing plan. Nixon draft proposals of 2 year extension with goal of zero draft call by mid 1973 also before Congress
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Senator Edward Kennedy explains bill to end student and occupational deferments before Senator Armed Services Committee [KENNEDY - believes all-volunteer army impractical at present; don't want to insulate middle and upper class from war.] [Senator Mark HATFIELD - continuing draft with ceilings like creating slavery lottery in 1850's.]

Clark, Bob;
Smith, Howard K.

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