NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 11, 1978
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(Studio) House Ways and Means Committee approval of tuition tax credit measure reported; President Carter's opposition to bill, as stated in speech to American Society of Newspaper Eds., noted. Film shown. [CARTER - cites reasons for opposition to tuition tax credits.]
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Studio) Ways and Means Committee vote to remove tuition tax credit benefit from elementary and secondary schools reported.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(NYC) Report is on reaction of private schools to elimination of elementary and secondary private schools from benefits of tuition tax credit. [NYC's Trinity School headmaster Dr. Robin LESTER - thinks it's defeat for parents, not school, because parents lose right to choose to send children to private schools.] Victory of public schools because of elimination of private schools from benefits outlined.
REPORTER: Gerald Harrington
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