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Congressional Agenda #225088

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 05, 1972
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(Studio) Congress ends 18 day recess. Senator and House pass compromise $4.7 billion antipoverty bill.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Congress plans for early adjournment disappear. Senator James B. Allen to force leaders to call up antibusing bill. [ALLEN - says emotional question should be decided before elections.] Senator to complete action on Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) agreement with Russia, revenue sharing, welfare reform, defense appropriation bills, consumer protection agency bill, gun control, Nixon's government reorg., national health plan.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Studio) Compromise bill sent to President extends antipoverty and manpower training program for 2 years, keeps legal services for poor under anti-poverty agency. President accuses Congress of thwarting his envtl. programs during visit to San Francisco, California.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Mudd, Roger

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