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1986 Budget Reports #303737

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 22, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) Size of Grace Cmsn.'s 1986 budget recommendation reports cited. [J. Peter GRACE - supports recommendations.] Difficulty in actually trimming federal budget deficit examined; General Accounting Office's proposed cutbacks cited as exs. [Former assistant defense secretary Robert PIRIE, Jr, - supports closing useless Army bases.] [Senator Paul TRIBLE, Junior - explains Congress's opposition to closing such bases.] [PIRIE - responds.] [TRIBLE - supports keeping Fort Monroe open; explains.] [Senator Jake GARN - applies same argument to keeping Fort Douglas open.] [GRACE - discusses pols. involved.] [TRIBLE - comments.]
REPORTER: Charles Osgood

Osgood, Charles;
Rather, Dan

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