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Carter Energy Plan / Reaction #48277

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 25, 1977
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(Studio) CIA director Stansfield Turner tells House subcommittee 1 reason for recent gloomy CIA world energy report is that USSR has problem with water in oil wells. GOP's respond to Carter energy plan.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) [Senator Howard BAKER - says tax proposal in energy plan is biggest since World War II, perhaps ever; cites objections to it.] [Representative John RHODES - doesn't favor use of taxes as Carter proposal uses them.] GOP's also question Turner with regard to CIA study and cite other studies not so gloomy. Neither Democrats nor Republicans can come to consensus in own groups with regard to plan. Comments of Speaker Tip O'Neill and Representative Otis Pike noted.
REPORTER: Don Farmer

Farmer, Don;
Reasoner, Harry

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