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Tuition Tax Credit / House Action #499186

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 01, 1978
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(Studio) Congress action on tuition tax credit, opposed by administration and public school groups, noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Controversy over tuition tax credits outlined; debate in House over issue, particularly about offering credit for private and parochial elementary and HS, reported Comments of Representatives Leon Panetta and Charles Vanik quoted. Details of bill for both college and secondary and elementary tuition tax credits listed. [Representative Tom CORCORAN - says bill doesn't offer free ride, but aid to people to send child to college or non-public school.] Expected Senator passage of measure and President Carter's threatened veto of bill mentioned.
REPORTER: Chris Wallace Unsigned Sketches

(Studio) Admin. proposal to expand present federal financial aid programs as alternative to tuition tax credit noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Wallace, Chris

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