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Congress / Bush / Economy #336099

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 26, 1991
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Schieffer) Confusion in Congress as it prepares to adjourn featured; scenes shown. [Senator William ROTH - parodies "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" with economic theme.] [Representative Thomas FOLEY - says the President should tell Congress what he wants.] [Senator Arlen SPECTER - says Foley should call President Bush.] Unfinished Congressional business listed on screen. [Representative Charles SCHUMER - comments on paralysis in Congress, Bush administration.] Possibility of reconvening Congress in the middle of December for a new debate on cutting taxes noted.

(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(White House: Susan Spencer) Bush's shifting position on House Republicans' tax cut package featured. [BUSH - says he's for the plan.] Bush reported rejecting the idea that he should force Congress to stay in session to take economic action. [U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Jack KEMP - says Congress should stay in session.] Bush administration's motives in wanting Congressional Democrats out of town noted.

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie;
Schieffer, Bob;
Spencer, Susan
Duration:
00:03:30

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