CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 06, 1969
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(Studio) President Nixon opens battle on hunger.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) $2.5 billion welfare program includes free food stamps, White House conference on nutrition, special food for pregnant women and infants, and new food and nutrition service. [Urban Affairs Advisor Daniel P. MOYNIHAN - calls on Congress to act with vigor.] Moynihan denies program had ever been shelved. Admin. to testify before Senator George McGovern's nutrition committee
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr
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