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Congress / Bureaucracy / Cutbacks #151976

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 07, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statement from Representative Newt Gingrich about Republican efforts to scale back the bureaucracy quoted.

(Capitol Hill: John Cochran) The cutbacks in the bureaucracy of Congress, including the cutting off of money to caucus groups and study groups, featured. [Congressional Black Caucus chairman Kweisi MFUME, Congressional Hispanic Caucus chairman Jose SERRANO - react.] [Representative Pat ROBERTS - defends cuts.] [Democratic Representative David OBEY - refers to "King Newt."] [Representatives Jennifer DUNN, William THOMAS, Scott KLUG - promise reform.] The route of the money saved noted.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Gingrich's plans to eliminate federal funding for public television and radio reported.

Cochran, John;
Jennings, Peter

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