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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 26, 1979
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(Studio) President Carter's recommendation that aid to families unable to meet fuel costs this winter come from his proposed windfall profits tax said mtg. resistance in Senate Labor and Human Relations Committee
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [Department of Health, Education and Welfare Secretary Patricia HARRIS - pushes for congress funding of program through windfall profits tax.] Criticism of idea by Senator Jacob Javits detailed. [HARRIS - comments.] [JAVITS - recalls Carter's threat to punish any Congman. not voting for his programs.] Senator Edward Kennedy's support of Javits with regard to poor paying penalty of administration haggling noted. [Connecticut Governor Ella GRASSO - asks that Americans not be caught in crossfire.]

Cronkite, Walter;
McManus, Jim

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