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(Studio) President Reagan's latest attack on congress critics quoted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
(DC) Focus of President's remarks outlined. [REAGAN - defs. mil force as component of United States foreign policy; claims partisan critics caused failure of US policy in Lebanon; accuses Congress of remaining in Vietnam-era mentality.] His further criticism of congress opponents' alleged impact on United States policy in Central America mentioned. [Senator Robert BYRD - comments on President's foreign policy failures in an election year] [Senator Rudy BOSCHWITZ, Representative Dante FASCELL - cite difficulty in reaching bipartisan foreign policy with existing conflicts.] White House efforts to soften tone of President's speech following reaction described.
REPORTER: Bill Plante
- Plante, Bill;
- Schieffer, Bob
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