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CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 26, 1982
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Fort Worth, Tennessee) Congress Democrats' efforts to oust Representative Phil Gramm from House Budget Committee due to his support of Reaganomics examined. [May 7, 1981, GRAMM - praises Reagan's economic policy.] [Representative David OBEY - thinks Gramm has abused position of trust and privilege.] [GRAMM - notes Tip O'Neill's definition of Democrats] Refusal of fellow Texan Jim Wright to help Gramm noted. [GRAMM - claims support for constituents over peers.] [WRIGHT - cites colleagues criticism of Gramm's efforts on behalf of Reagan admin.]
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan

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