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Brown / Defense Budget #256468

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 02, 1978
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(Studio) Defense Secretary Brown's statement on USSR military growth and need for United States to incr. war readiness reported.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(DC) Brown's testimony to House committee with regard to administration requests for defense budget detailed. [BROWN - says budget is his and Carter's and there's no cut insurance budgeting in it.] Defense Secretary's other statements detailed, with regard to USSR build-up in recent years and concern with regard to political perceptions of balance of power. [BROWN - describes concerns with regard to perceptions of balance of power.] Announcement by group of Democrat Congmen. on efforts to stop Carter from spending more than promised on arms noted. [Representative Tom HARKIN - says it's time Congress began to hold accountable those who campaign on defense cuts theme.] Brown's predictions for defense budget in future cited.
REPORTER: Marya McLaughlin

McLaughlin, Marya;
Schieffer, Bob

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