NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 24, 1976
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(Studio) Thomas Bertram Lance, president National Bank of Georgia, to get high level job in Carter administration
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Plains, Georgia) During Carter's govship. of Georgia, Lance served as Trans. Commissioner Rumors circulate that Lance to head office of Management and Budget in Carter's presidential tenure. [LANCE - has no comment.] Carter aide says Lance under consideration for Treasury Director as well as OMB. [Aide Rex GRANUM - says there's no doubt Lance to be in Washington, DC with Carter at high level position, but no final decision reached on exact post.] [Last week CARTER - said director of OMB to be major appointed Outlines duties of OMB head in his administration] This afternoon, Lance confirms he'll take job in administration
REPORTER: Kenley Jones