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Reagan / Economy Plan #275672

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 26, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) President Reagan's economy aides noted blaming Carter administration for their miscalculations in economy plan. [Treasury Secretary Don. REGAN - criticizes Carter administration; mentions consumer price index.] [REAGAN - notes commitment to budget cuts.] Response of Capitol Hill Democrats to administration's error examined; House television tape shown. [Representative Leon PANETTA - notes danger of "oops" syndrome.] OMB director David Stockman's remarks on elimination of CETA (Comprehensive Employment and Training Act) programs outlined. [STOCKMAN - criticizes CETA.] Apparent support for budget cuts in Congress mentioned.
REPORTER: Susan Spencer

Cronkite, Walter;
Spencer, Susan

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