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Confirmation Hearings / Stockman and Economy #273706

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 08, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Ronald Reagan and aides said abandoning notion of declaring national economy emergency once Reagan is sworn in; details given. [REAGAN - comments on federal deficit.] [Chief of staff Edwin MEESE - comments on economy] Reagan's instructions to cabinet nominees mentioned.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(DC) OMB director-designate David Stockman's confirmation hearing examined; his position on various economy issues outlined. [STOCKMAN - comments.] His further remarks to confirmation committee detailed. [STOCKMAN - comments.] Lack of opposition witnesses mentioned.
REPORTER: Neil Strawser

Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob;
Strawser, Neil

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