CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 25, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(NYC: Bob Faw) Congress study's findings of growing size of ultra- wealthy Americans examined; F. Scott Fitzgerald and Ernest Hemingway quoted, John D. Rockefeller mentioned. Historical footage shown. [Representative David OBEY - notes widening disparity.] Related statistics outlined on screen. [Jesse JACKSON - isn't surprised.] [H. Ross PEROT - defs. pursuit of American dream.] [American Enterprise Institution spokesperson Ben WATTENBERG - thinks country as a whole is getting wealthier.]
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