× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Campaign 1984 / Tax Issue, Ferraro #298623

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 12, 1984
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) President Reagan's apparent concession to Walter Mondale's claim that tax incr. is necessary to lower budget deficit reported.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Santa Barbara, California) Reagan's statement on tax issue released by White House quoted on screen; statement's release said effort to counter Mondale's allegations of secret Reagan administration tax plan. [REAGAN - denies plans for tax increase] [Vice President George BUSH - notes conditions regarding tax policy are vulnerable.] President's response to Bush's remark discussed.
REPORTER: John Ferrugia

(Studio) Mondale's reaction to Reagan's statement outlined, discussed.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(North Oaks, Minnesota) Geraldine Ferraro's husband, John Zaccaro, reported refusing to release his income tax returns in her financial disclosure; details given. [FERRARO - explains husband's position on issue.] Mondale's response to issue outlined; his attack on Reagan's defense policy during weekly radio address discussed. [Voice of MONDALE - accuses President of having no coherent defense strategy.]
REPORTER: Susan Spencer

Ferrugia, John;
Schieffer, Bob;
Spencer, Susan

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.