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Budget Proposal #302165

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 04, 1985
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(Studio) Congress Republican opposition to Pres Reagan's budget proposals noted illustrated by Senator Mark Hatfield's comment
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) President's formal presentation to Cong noted; films shown Reagan's proposed increases, cuts discussed [REAGAN - explains opposition to tax incr.] [OMB Director David STOCKMAN - denies alternatives to President's plan.] [REAGAN - claims Bible supports his defense increase refers to Luke.] [Senator Sam NUNN - feels defense budget will be reduced.] [Mayor William HUDNUT - considers budget proposals "fiscal child abuse", explains.]
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Myths and realities of President's budget proposals and anticipated impact on the poor, middle class, farmers discussed; Congress's likely reaction considered. Impact of continually increase defense spending on deficit reduction efforts and domestic programs examined.
REPORTER: Jane Bryant Quinn, Dan Rather

Plante, Bill;
Quinn,, Jane Bryant;
Rather, Dan

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