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Armed Services / Scaling Down #340238

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Sep 14, 1991
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Stewart) Push by Congress for further scaling down of the United States military examined; scenes shown of commissioning of guided missile cruiser USS Hue City in Pascagoula, Mississippi. [On Tuesday, Senator Paul WELLSTONE - calls for defense cuts.] [Secretary of Defense Dick CHENEY - defends his budget plans.] Planned Navy, Air Force and Army cutbacks outlined on screen. [Brookings Institution Lawrence KORB - calls for more cuts due to events in the USSR .] [Representative Les ASPIN - responds to Cheney's view.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Stewart, Jim

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