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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 05, 1973
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(Studio) President holds news conference in White House Nixon criticizes Congress; pledges action on energy crisis. To send message to Congress requesting action on legislature priorities.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(White House) [NIXON - believes Congress's performance has been poor. Time to act on urgent problems.
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) President to veto minimum wage bill. Nixon accuses Congress of dragging its feet.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Capitol Hill) Hopes of reconciliation between Press and Congress dashed. Robert Byrd obviously disappointed by President' sharp remarks against Congress President and Congress to be pushed into stalemate on important issues.

(Studio) Inflation prediction requested from President
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(White House) [PRES. - assures press everything possible is being done to control inflation without recession.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

Chancellor, John;
Duke, Paul

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