NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 22, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Jane Pauley
(DC) President Carter's economy plan outlined. Balanced budget, federal hiring freeze, credit controls, oil import fee, and possible tax cuts after budget is balanced listed.
REPORTER: John Palmer
(NYC) Anti-inflation program proposed by Senator Edward Kennedy outlined. 6 mos. wage-price freeze, mandatory economy controls, deregulation of trucking industry, antitrust enforcement, tax incentives, and cut of government payments for intangible drilling cost by oil and gas companies listed in plan.
REPORTER: Bob Kur
(Los Angeles, California) Governor Jerry Brown's anti-inflation program proposal outlined. Balanced budget constitutional amendment, cuts in all fed. depts. include defense, scrapping MX missile program, no wage-price controls, no higher gasoline taxes, gasoline rationing, and credit and tax incentives to businesses listed as part of Brown's plan.
REPORTER: Heidi Schulman
6:46:40 "GIANT FLAG"
(Studio) Report with regard to world's largest flag introduced Tape of flag being unrolled shown. Description of flag given.
REPORTER: Jane Pauley(WFIE-TV newstape)