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Federal Trade Commission #270118

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 24, 1980
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(Studio) Concern on Capitol Hill with regard to possibility that federal regulatory agencies are exceeding their limits noted; legislature on issue for FTC (Federal Trade Commission) said bogged down in committee
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Committee, after meeting with President Carter, reported near agreement with regard to FTC and children's TV; details given. [Senator Wendell FORD - comments.] [Senator Bob PACKWOOD - disagrees; comments on proposed legislature and inds. affected by it.]
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

[FORD - comments.] [Representative Matthew RINALDO - says no one in meeting agreed to anything.] [PACKWOOD - comments on proposed legislature] [Representative Harley STAGGERS - responds.] Argument said ending with agreement that compromise is nowhere in sight; Carter's position considered.

Cronkite, Walter;
Stahl, Lesley

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