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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 06, 1990
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(Studio: Ed Bradley) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: David Dow) Californians reported voting to double gasoline tax; details given; excerpts shown from pro-tax commercial; details recalled from 1978 California tax revolt. [Economist Arthur LAFFER - says it sends a message to Washington.] Vote's effect on Washington budget summit detailed. [Senator Jim SASSER - says voters will approve specific tax increases.] [Political analyst Sherry Bebitch JEFFE - comments.] [Political analyst William SCHNEIDER - comments on possibility of a national tax earmarked for deficit reduction.]

(Studio: Ed Bradley) Report introduced.

(White House: Lesley Stahl) Analysis presented of California tax increase effect on White House budget and tax negotiations; progress on budget summit detailed.

Bradley, Ed;
Dow, David;
Stahl, Lesley

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