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Tax Reform / Senate Committee #205445

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 11, 1969
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(Studio) Sen, Finance Committee hears witnesses on tax reform.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Author Philip Stern of National Committee on Tax Justice asks that his taxes be raised. [STERN - cites his capital gains earnings and how he should be taxed more. Income and capital gains should be taxed alike,] Dorothy Shinder demands reparations and lower taxes for "war singles," women deprived of husbands due to war. [SHINDER - says Congress sent men to war and punished singles for not having husbands.] [Chairperson Senator Russell LONG - says never heard her amendment before. Glad to consider it.]
REPORTER: Hal Walker

Cronkite, Walter;
Walker, Hal

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