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Tax Cut #278615

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 30, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Atlanta, Georgia) President Reagan's appearance before National Conf. of State Legislatures examined; films shown. [REAGAN - notes his and Prince Charles' pleasure over yesterday's events; comments on his victory in House over tax cut issue.] Criticism of President's budget cuts and Social Security programs hurting the poor and under-privileged outlined. [REAGAN - calls for safety net; announces Nancy Reagan's return from royal wedding.] No. Representatives and Senators voting for President's tax bill mentioned.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

(Studio) Admin.'s spending cut legislature said in trouble; tax bill noted still under consideration on Capitol Hill.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Democrat's threat to hold up budget legislature until Social Security benefits are protected discussed. [Representative Richard BOLLING - opposes elimination of any benefits.] Final Rules Committee agreement on issue outlined on screen, discussed; implications for President Reagan noted.
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley

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