ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 31, 2000
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) A look at how the government spends taxpayers' money introduced.
(Miami: Deborah Amos) A simple tax fraud involving imported items examined; details given of how the scam works by inflating the item's cost to lessen the taxes. [Florida International University John ZDANOWICZ - cites the billions lost in national trade.] Zdanowicz's development of a computer program to track the fraudulent items noted. [Senator Byron DORGAN - comments on the taxes.]
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