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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
(DC) Senator consideration of legislature aimed at trimming perks of former presidents examined; film of President Reagan, Jimmy Carter, Gerald Ford and Richard Nixon together shown. 1983 projected cost of services to living former president noted. [Senator Lawton CHILES - thinks situation is out of control.] Harry Truman's pledge never to make money off presidency recalled; film shown. Current status of services provided former president and recommended changes outlined on screen. [Ford aide Robert BARRETT - defs. present system.]
REPORTER: Bob Simon
- Schieffer, Bob;
- Simon, Bob
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