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Energy Bill / Gaslights Out / Other Provisions #46498

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 11, 1977
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(Studio) Congress conference committee 's completion of work on 1st section of energy bill and its similarity to President Carter's plan noted. Provision to phase out use of gas lights on lawns reported.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) Gaslight phaseout section of bill detailed; exemptions will include old gaslights in places like New Orleans Bourbon Saint and memorial flame at John F. Kennedy gravesite. [Representative Clarence BROWN - says measure important because it's visible.] Other finished sections of bill and those coming up noted.
REPORTER: Vic Ratner

(Studio) Special broadcast with regard to opposition to Carter energy proposals cited.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Ratner, Vic;
Reasoner, Harry

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