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Oil Price Decontrol #513172

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 28, 1981
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(Studio) President Reagan reported decontrolling gasoline and home heating oil prices; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Reagan's actions discussed; films shown. [Energy Secretary James EDWARDS - comments.] Revisions in Edwards' gasoline price increase predictions outlined; President's order noted also ending gasoline allocations Details given.
REPORTER: John Palmer

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Liberals Democrats said ending their honeymoon with Reagan; assessment of situation by speaker Thomas P. O'Neill given. [Representative Bruce VENTO, Senator Howard METZENBAUM, Senator Henry JACKSON - criticize Reagan.] Options open to President outlined.
REPORTER: Tom Pettit

(Studio) Reagan's 1st news conference tomorrow announced.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Chancellor, John;
Mudd, Roger;
Palmer, John;
Pettit, Tom

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