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Legislative vs Executive / Budget #227470

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 07, 1973
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(Studio) House votes to force Nixon to spend $210 million in funds impounded by Nixon for rural environmental program of soil conservation subsidies. Nixon threatens veto. House Banking chairperson Patman accuses Nixon of government by fiat.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Seattle, WA) Massive federal aid helped Seattle out of severe depression. Now Nixon budget threatens to cripple many programs that are helping Seattle recover. [Mayor Wes UHLMAN - says many worthwhile programs ending.] Little reverend sharing money going to model cities programs. OEO programs being eliminated or cut. [Odessa Brown Clinic spokesperson Dr. Peter DOMOTO - regrets termination health program.] [Youth Program director Julie JOHNSON - says social programs have to be long term to be effective.]
REPORTER: Bill Kurtis

Cronkite, Walter;
Kurtis, Bill

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