CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 15, 1984
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(Studio) President Reagan's efforts to avoid defeat tomorrow in House vote on MX noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) White House's continued lobbying for MX funding and speaker Thomas O'Neill's claim of necessary votes to defeat legislature examined. [Representative Nicholas MAVROULES - hopes entire MX program will eventually be eliminated.] Criticism of MX project outlined. [Representative Albert GORE - supports MX system; explains.] [MAVROULES - responds.] possibility of Reagan accepting compromise MX proposal to resume arms negotiations with USSR cited. [GORE - explains negotiations' relationship with MX program.]
REPORTER: David Martin
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