CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 25, 1981
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(Studio) President Reagan reported winning major victory in House today on his budget cuts; details given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) House television tape shown; House debate and vote on procedural issue examined. [Speaker Tip O'NEILL - notes President's extra time for lobbying.] [Representative John ROUSSELOT - says President is on the phone.] Reagan's lobbying tactics noted. [Representatives Robert MICHEL, James WRIGHT - debate issue; Franklin Roosevelt, Lyndon Johnson, George Washington, Thomas Jefferson mentioned.] Final vote listed on screen. [O'NEILL - eulogizes situation.] [Representative Leon PANETTA - notes House will vote on legislature it hasn't yet seen.]
REPORTER: Susan Spencer
(Studio) House leadership said disciplining Democrats who voted with Republicans President's tax cut bill reported approved in Senate Fin. Committee, with only Senator Bill Bradley opposing it; details given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Los Angeles, California) Reagan's lobbying tactics last night with conservative Democrats with regard to economy package reported; White House photos shown. Reagan's appearance before California Taxpayers Association and his reaction to victories in Congress examined. [REAGAN - announces wins.]
REPORTER: Bill Plante
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