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California / Proposition 4 #260963

CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 08, 1979
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(Studio) California's Proposition 13 recalled; new prop., 4, noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Francisco, California) Howard Jarvis and Paul Gann's roles in pushing Prop. 13 through, as well as co-authoring it, recalled; films shown. Gann's new prop. noted accompanied by media blitz; television commercial shown. Prop. 4, effecting government spending, outlined. [GANN - discusses government spending.] Results of recent poll with regard to Prop. 4 detailed; lack of organization opposition to Prop 4 said due to disaster-mentality of Prop. 13 opponents never materializing. Criticism of Prop. 4 outlined. [California Tax Reform Association spokesperson Steve SMITH - comments.] Future target of Gann said federal spending.
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg

Cronkite, Walter;
Goldberg, Bernard

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