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Seattle, Washington / Federal Government Tax Dollars #158599

ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 03, 1995
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(Seattle: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Seattle: Linda Pattillo) A report on the extent of federal services received by the city of Seattle in exchange for its tax dollars presented; various scenes shown of Seattle. [Five Seattle RESIDENTS - complain about taxes and welfare.] Financial statistics outlined on screen to show the output and return of the city's tax dollars; specific examples of benefits to the residents cited. [Representative Norm DICKS - wants more defense dollars.] The impact that Republican cuts would have on the city also detailed. [University of Washington medical center Dr. Eric LARSON, University of Washington professor Don MATTHEWS - comment on the federal role.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Pattillo, Linda
Duration:
00:04:50

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