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(Studio) In DC, question of United States energy policy under debate.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) Commerce Secretary Rogers Morton says administration should consider part of $2 tariff on oil imports to keep retail prices down if foreign producers decide on large boost in prices. [MORTON - thinks President should keep options open to change tariff structure if necessary.] [Federal Energy Administration Frank ZARB - says President won't allow American's domestic energy policy to be redirected by possible actions of OPEC.] Both Zarb and Morton say administration shifting position on breeder reactor used to make nuclear energy.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton
- Benton, Nelson;
- Cronkite, Walter
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