CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 31, 1984
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(Studio) Senator approval of Hoover Dam contract reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Los Angeles, California) Herbert Hoover's goals for Colorado River power project recalled; historical films shown. Econs. involved in government contracts and current controversy over renewing them discussed. [Senator Howard METZENBAUM - opposes nation subsidizing power for one region.] [S. California Edison spokesperson Edward MYERS - explains power industry's position.] Outcome of Senator debate reported.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater
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