ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 15, 1998
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The weekly look at how the government spends taxpayers' money introduced.
(Alexandria, Virginia: James Walker) The high cost to taxpayers of a proposed 1.6 billion dollar move for the Patent and Trademark Office to a central office complex examined; specific examples of wasteful spending cited. [Senator John McCAIN - calls the patent office move a ripoff.] [Patents and Trademarks commissioner Bruce LEHMAN - responds.]
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