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Campaign '96 / Gas Tax / Balanced Budget Amendment #166705

ABC Evening News for Saturday, May 04, 1996
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Washington: John Cochran) Campaigning by Republican presidential candidate Senator Bob Dole on the issue of the gasoline tax featured; scenes shown of Dole at a gas station. [DOLE - campaigns for the gas tax and a balanced budget amendment.] [White House Chief of Staff Leon PANETTA - responds.] Criticism by Ohio Governor John Voinovich of Dole's plan to repeal the gas tax quoted.

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Brian Rooney) The response of drivers to the high price of gasoline featured; statistics cited. [DRIVER, Magic Mountain spokesperson Bonnie RABJOHN, Australian tourist John STEWART, southern California AAA Jeff SPRING, WOMAN - comment on gas prices.]

Brown, Aaron;
Cochran, John;
Rooney, Brian

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