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Tax Cuts #278746

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 09, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Speaker Thomas O'Neill and President Reagan's joint appearance at White House ceremonial function noted, shown. [O'NEILL - criticizes President's tax cut fight.] [Senator Howard BAKER - comments on Senator's initiation of tax cut legislature instead of House] Possible compromise legislature outlined on screen, discussed. [Senator Russell LONG - says it's the President's burden to send legislature with regard to third stage of tax cut.] White House statement claiming President won't compromise said not taken too seriously on Capitol Hill; Senator Robert Dole quoted.
REPORTER: Phil Jones

(Studio) Necessity of conservative Democrats, known as the "boll weevil" bloc, supporting Reagan's tax cut bill noted; Representative Ken Holland quoted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan

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