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Budget Plan #277535

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 07, 1981
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(Studio) House reported approving President Reagan's budget proposals; details given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) President's appearance with sponsors of plan, prior to vote, examined;films shown. [Representative Phil GRAMM - comments.] House debate, and TV tapes, discussed. [Representative Dan GLICKMAN - draws analogy with American Express commercial featuring Karl Malden.] Democrat and Republican budget plans compared on screen, explained. [GRAMM, Representative Thomas DOWNEY - debate issue.] Further details of Democrat and Republican plans outlined on screen. [Representatives James JONES, Delbert LATTA, Thomas O'NEILL - debate proposals.] Upcoming battle over tax cuts mentioned; O'Neill quoted.
REPORTER: Susan Spencer

(Studio) Representative James Jones' prediction of success for Reagan's tax cuts reported Demonstrations in DC, protesting Reagan's budget cuts, examined; Joseph Lowery quoted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan

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