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Carter / Energy Plan #48216

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 20, 1977
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(Studio) Congress already debates energy issue and President's proposals.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) May take year or more to get energy bill through Congress, and then may not be as Carter outlines it. Prospects cited.
REPORTER: Don Farmer

(Studio) Plans for White House air conditioning temperatures this summer noted.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(Studio) Conversion to coal is major part of energy plan; is already required by federal order in some areas.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Springfield, Missouri) Difficulties in conversion to coal in Springfield, Missouri, noted; costs to be paid for by electric rate increase to consumers and some not happy about it. [Citizens committee spokesperson Ted SILER - says

Farmer, Don;
Reasoner, Harry;
Walters, Barbara

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