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Budget Battle / Congressional Travel Flap #361369

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 29, 1995
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(White House: Bill Plante) President Clinton's meeting with Republican Congressional leaders to discuss the budget examined. [Representative Newt GINGRICH, Senator Bob DOLE, CLINTON - talk about the budget issues and getting the government workers back on the job.]

(Studio: John Roberts) The angry reaction in Washington to Congressional travels at the time when State Department employees are furloughed examined.

(Dallas: Diana Olick) Anger over the government layoff of federal employees featured; scenes shown of federal employees protesting and demanding Gingrich's pay check. [Dallas federal EMPLOYEES, physician's assistant Garry FINCHER, medical center Director Alan HARPER - express their resentment toward Congressional members' incompetence.]

Olick, Diana;
Plante, Bill;
Roberts, John

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