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Def. Budgets / Brown #497536

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 02, 1978
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(Studio) Defense Secretary's testimony to House Armed Services Committee with regard to defense budget needs in coming years reported, include remarks with regard to USSR .
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Defense Secretary Brown's report to committee detailed; comments on USSR development of killer satellite and relative balance of United States and USSR military power cited. [BROWN - states that there's work ahead, but no reason for panic or crash efforts.] [Chiefs of staff chairperson General George BROWN - says despite US build-up in forces, USSR has done more and present balance isn't reassuring and future prospects are less so.] Defense Secretary Brown's statements on administration defense budget reported.
REPORTER: Charles Quinn

Chancellor, John;
Quinn, Charles

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