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Cong. Pay Incr. #266328

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 19, 1979
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(Studio) House said approving Congress pay raise until recorded vote required; details given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) House television tape shown; Congress anxiety over issue noted [Representatives Gerald SOLOMON, Robert DORNAN, Robert MICHEL - debate issue.] Representatives noted voice- voting pay increase; rejection of increase when recorded vote demanded on bill to which increase attached reported Results of vote listed on screen. [Representatives Millicent FENWICK, Don YOUNG - says that House justified contempt in which it's held.] Probability of Congress giving other top-ranking officials pay hike while holding own down
REPORTER: Marya McLaughlin

Cronkite, Walter;
McLaughlin, Marya

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