NBC Evening News for Monday, Jun 26, 1978
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(Studio) President Carter's stated opposition to congress Steiger amendment that would reduce capital gains taxes detailed.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) Carter's response to capital gains tax reduction introduced by Representative William Steiger reported [CARTER - says American people and self won't stand for tax program that helps rich and doesn't help avg. American] Troubles for administration's tax reduction plan and Carter's earlier attempts to compromise with House Ways and Means Committee to defeat Steiger amendment noted.
REPORTER: Judy Woodruff
(DC) Congmen.'s prediction that they will send tax reduction bill to Carter that will include capital gains reduction and that he'll have to sign it because it's election year reported [STEIGER - states advantages to many people with his amendment.] Ways and Means chairperson Al Ullman's statements about tax bill situation reported.
REPORTER: Chris Wallace
(Studio) President Carter's other statements at news conf., with regard to Mideast, European troop reduction, Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) and national health insurance, reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor