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Turkish Aid Bill / Cong., President #28592

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 11, 1974
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(Studio) President Ford and Congress disagree about military aid cutoff to Turkey. Both hses. attach cutoff amendments to appropriations bill.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Capitol Hill) Ford lobbies for compromise resolution. [In Detroit last night, FORD - urges House to give administration 60 days before cutting all military aid to Turkey.] House defeats resolution today. [Senator Thomas EAGLETON - hopes Ford signs bill.] [Representative Paul SARBANES - thinks it's time Ford signed bill and allows business of government to proceed.] Hopes for recessing Congress today collapse. Both Hses. to remain in session in effort to override Ford's promised veto of bill.

Clark, Bob;
Smith, Howard K.

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