CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 16, 1981
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(Studio) Rapid resolution of issues before adjournment of Congress noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Congress achievements and failures listed on screen. Reactions of Senators Alan Simpson and Larry Pressler, Representatives Jim Wright and Claude Pepper given. [Senator Howard METZENBAUM - labels actions "backward momentum."] [Senator Robert BYRD - complains of Republicans following President Reagan.] [Senator Howard BAKER - responds.] Other congress activities listed. Representative Thomas O'Neill shown lighting congress Christmas tree.
REPORTER: Phil Jones Artist: Don Juhlin
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