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Carter Press Conference #263510

CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 30, 1979
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(Studio) President Carter's appeal to Congress to approve standby gasoline rationing plan and his defense of windfall profits tax in press conference reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Carter's appeal to Commerce Committee with regard to standby gasoline rationing plan quoted. [CARTER - comments on rationing proposal.] [Scripps-Howard news service Ted KNAP - relates Senator Edward Kennedy's remarks to American Society of Newspaper Eds with regard to oil price decontrol sellout by Carter and proposed windfall profits tax.] [CARTER - calls Kennedy's remarks "baloney"; comments on windfall tax proposals.] Problem areas in wage/price guidelines, include Teamsters settlement, rubber workers, auto ind. considered; Carter quoted.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

(Studio) [KENNEDY - thinks administration threw in towel on decontrol issue.]
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Stahl, Lesley

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