ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 03, 1975
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(Studio) Over wkend., President reviews Democrats' energy and economic plan along with House Ways, Means Committee's energy plan. Possibility of compromise looks promising.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(White House) President likely to take 1st step toward compromise by postponing 2nd and 3rd phase of incring. tariff on imported oil, delaying decontrolling of oil, reducing gas price rise; other areas of compromise discussed.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel
(Studio) Mr. Ford's top advisers present White House energy proposals to House Ways, Means Committee
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(Capitol Hill) Advisers believe import tax offers best plan for curtailing oil demand. Ways, Means chairperson Al Ullman thinks his committee 's idea of import quota better. [ULLMAN - says basis of compromise must be quota system.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson