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Clinton / Economic Plan / House Vote / The Democrats #147846

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 26, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: Brit Hume) The politics behind Thursday's vote on President Clinton's economic plan featured. [With the Black Caucus, CLINTON; Representative Thomas FOLEY - defend the plan.] The problem with entitlement spending detailed. [Ross PEROT - criticizes Clinton's background.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Jackie Judd) The need to keep wavering Democrats behind the plan examined by looking at Representative Eric Fingerhut, who likely will vote against the plan because he opposes the energy tax. [FINGERHUT - comments.] [Legislative assistant Larry McCLEMONS - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Tenets of the actual budget examined; statistics on energy taxes, new income taxes and Medicare cuts cited.

Reporter(s):
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Judd, Jackie
Duration:
00:05:30

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