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Congress / Gridlock #172063

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 19, 1997
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(White House: John Cochran) The growing frustration over gridlock on Capitol Hill examined; scenes shown of President Clinton meeting with members of Congress about the budget. [CLINTON - calls for writing up the budget agreement.] [Representative John KASICH - jokes about receiving a wedding present.] [Representative James McGOVERN, Family Research Council Gary BAUER - comment on the absence of action.] The days of bill passage under the Republicans' Contract with America mentioned. [March 6, Representative Newt GINGRICH, David McINTOSH, Christian Coalition Ralph REED - talk about politics.] The public's growing lack of interest in Washington politics noted.

Cochran, John;
Sawyer, Forrest

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