Search the Archive

Budget / Government Shutdown / Federal Workers #366201

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 04, 1996
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Dan Rather) The 20th day of the government shutdown in which Republicans called off talks with the White House in order to settle differences among themselves stated; scenes shown.

(Washington: Phil Jones) The politics behind the budget fiasco outlined. [Senator Bob DOLE - comments on the balanced budget.] ['96 Republican presidential hopefuls Senator Phil Gramm, Pat BUCHANAN - play politics and criticize Dole.] [Former Senator Paul TSONGAS - gives advice to the White House.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Public quality issues affected by the impact of the government shutdown listed.

(On the Mexican border: Scott Pelley) The United States government shutdown's effects on government workers featured. [Border patrol agent Rudy KARISH - says he has four children and bills to pay.] [Deputy attorney general Jamie GORELICK - says they can't function effectively.] [Border agent Melissa LUCIO - says she has five children and no income coming in. ]

Jones, Phil;
Pelley, Scott;
Rather, Dan

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.