CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 04, 1976
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) Colorado voters reject proposal to allow voters' control of tax levies in state. Tax vote in Oregon town brings chaos.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Eagle Part, OR) [Student Greg FLICK - says school is fun; can't wait till it starts again.] Schools in Eagle Part, OR, closed October 15 for lack of funds; school budget defeats by voters noted. Group called Better Education for Less Taxes played part in defeats. [BELT chairperson Paul CLEMENT - says they can't stand by and let taxes be pushed; says there are things they can do without.] [Parent Judy GINTHER - says quality education worth tax dollars.] Dilemma faced by people and related problems noted. Choice is between education and lower taxes. [CLEMENT - says stop has to be put to tax hikes and might as well be done now as wait.] 2 other OR school districts have same problem.
REPORTER: Harold Dow
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:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.