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Nixon / Wilbur Mills #199043

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 03, 1968
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(Studio) President elect Nixon confers tomorrow with Wilbur Mills, chairperson House Ways and Means Committee Budget income tax surcharge, tax incentives for solving ghetto problems among topics. Lee DuBridge appointed as science advsr. anticipated.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) DuBridge characterized. Said to favor instrument space exploration rather than manned exploration. [Answering question with regard to education and sci. distrust of government, NIXON - wants to bridge gap between intellectual community and government] John Sears, Bill Timmons, Harry Dent appointments announced. Dent connection with Senator Strom Thurmond noted. John Volpe assured Secretary Trans. Robert Finch to accept appointment. Possibilities considered.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Cronkite, Walter;
Rather, Dan

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