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Budget / Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (Salt) II #310622

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 04, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Greensboro, North Carolina: Lesley Stahl) President Reagan's use of visit to Marines Parris Island, North Carolina, recruit depot to push for defense budget increase and Congress's possible use of his decision to scrap Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II as bargaining tool examined; details given, scenes shown. [REAGAN - favors buildup.] [Senator John CHAFEE - opposes ending Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) II.] [Defense Secretary Caspar WEINBERGER - responds.] Secretary of State George Shultz said allegedly contacting USSR dipls. recently to negotiate resumption of negotiations leading to second summit.

Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley

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