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Oil and Gas Royalties #300850

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 13, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Controversy over possible oil and gas tax windfall to 7 coastal states resulting from their compromise with federal government regarding offshore drilling rights examined; background to situation explained. [Senator Howard METZENBAUM - accuses states of stealing from taxpayers.] Interior Department projections on amount involved outlined on screen, discussed. [Interior Department spokesperson William BETTENBERG - accuses states of greed.] [Representative Henson MOORE - defs. plan.] [Representative Morris UDALL - feels entire nation should share wealth.]
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Reporter(s):
Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:50

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