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Reagan / Capitol Hill #275763

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 04, 1981
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(Studio) President Reagan reported meeting with congress leaders on Capitol Hill today.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Public relations' boost to Reagan by visit noted; films shown. [REAGAN - comments.] President's goal for day outlined; White House aide quoted. [Senator Howard BAKER - comments.] Reagan's description of today's meeting and House speaker Thomas O'Neill quoted.
REPORTER: Phil Jones

(DC) President's lobbying efforts for increase in national debt ceiling and Senator Fin. Committee's approval of request noted; films shown. Committee's final vote discussed. [Senator Robert BYRD - comments on Republicans] [Senator Alan CRANSTON, BYRD - comment.] Considerations by conservative Republican Senators, meeting in Orrin Hatch's office today, outlined.
REPORTER: George Herman

Cronkite, Walter;
Herman, George;
Jones, Phil

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