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CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 06, 1978
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(Studio) television coverage of Lance hearings in Congress last summer noted. Bert Lance's debut as commentator on Atlanta station WXIA-TV reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Atlanta, Georgia) Report on Lance's preparations for debut and debut itself. [LANCE - practices reading script.] Ad sent to Lance quoted; ad is from Detroit newspaper. [LANCE - reads ad; comments.] Reports with regard to Lance's salary noted, as well as subject of 1st commentary: tax reduction and reform. [LANCE - says working people of American need tax relief now. Urges admin. and Congress to move quickly to do so.]
REPORTER: Martha Teichner

Cronkite, Walter;
Teichner, Martha

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