Search the Archive

Energy, Economy Proposals #236650

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 17, 1975
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Some form of tax and energy legislature certain, but Congress and President disagree on methods of achieving end results. President Ford plans to tour American in next few weeks to sell his proposals to people.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Senator Henry Jackson calls President' plans inflationary and recessionary. [JACKSON - claims President' program inadequate.] Jackson to introduction own energy plan. Business and labor people from around country invited to Washington, DC to hear President' proposals again. [Federal Energy Administration Frank ZARB - thinks President' energy proposal least objectionable. No easy way exists to pull ourselves out of economy and energy quagmire.]
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) President proposes 5-yr. delay for tougher auto exhaust controls.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Admin. recs. written pledges from big 3 auto makers to work on improving car gas mileage. Ford, Chrysler, General Motors send commitments to Int. Secretary Rogers Morton; details of pledges outlined as written by Ford Motor Company President Lee Iacocca, Chrysler's John Riccardo, and General Motors' E.M. Estes.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

Benton, Nelson;
Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.