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Congress / Lame-Duck Session #267709

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 12, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Opening of lame-duck session of Congress examined; Senators George McGovern and Robert Byrd mentioned. [Response to House speaker Tip O'Neill's announcement that President Carter would veto any tax cut approved examined. [Senators Russell LONG and Robert DOLE - comment.] Byrd's assessment of Senator legislature outlined on screen. [Representative Robert MICHEL - comments on session.]
REPORTER: Phil Jones, Artist: Dick Flood

(Studio) Alaska Lands Bill reported approved by House; details given. House Interior Committee chairperson Morris Udall quoted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Jones,, Phil

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