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Urban Traffic / Nixon / Kiesinger #205376

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 07, 1969
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(Studio) President Nixon says traffic strangling cities. Proposes plan.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) He proposes $10 billion plan over 12 years to replace, improve, and expand bus, rail, and subway systems. Drawings of possible improvements shown. Money would have to come from Congress Oil and auto interests oppose trust fund idea. President Nixon greets West German Chancellor Kurt Kiesinger on White House lawn. [President NIXON - says Europe's problem is federal repb.] [KIESINGER - says know President Nixon trying to bring peace in world. My government supports you. (He speaks in German.)]
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

Cronkite, Walter;
Pierpoint, Robert

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