CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 30, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) [Senator Charles PERCY - comments on effort to support President Reagan's econ. program.] [OMB director David STOCKMAN - blames Congress for delay in budget cuts; calls for tighter controls on welfare programs.] President Reagan's lack of strategy for moving budget plan through Congress noted; implications, include original budget of Jimmy Carter, considered.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl
(Studio) Reagan's economy program examined. [Feb. 5, 1981, REAGAN - thinks nation has arrived at economy turning point.] Franklin Roosevelt's New Deal and Lyndon Johnson's Great Society programs recalled; details of Reagan's New Federalism outlined on screen, discussed.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Abolishment of Community Services Agency due to budget cuts examined; films shown. [Sargent SHRIVER - recalls agency under Lyndon Johnson.] Implications for war on poverty by agency's closing considered. [CSA director Dwight INK - doesn't believe concern for the poor will be eliminated.] Large number of CSA employees said hired by Pentagon.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
(Studio) Upcoming item announced.
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