CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 02, 1983
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REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) President Reagan said creating bipartisan task force on hunger; his remarks to aide Edwin Meese doubting actual existence of hungry Americans quoted on screen, discussed. House passage of resolution opposing any further cuts in soc. program budgets due to impact of food programs noted. [Representative Leon PANETTA - is astonished that administration's approach to problem is stance of skepticism that hunger exists.] President `s staff noted working to alter his image as insensitive to poor.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl
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