NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 20, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Studio) Treasury Secretary Don. Regan reported indicating administration's consideration of incrd. taxes on tobacco and alcohol; details given.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(DC) Congress campaign to save tobacco price support system examined. Lobbying efforts of Charles Rose noted. [Representative Bob SHAMANSKY - notes fear of Senator Jesse Helms.] Helms' support of tobacco price supports noted affecting south Democrats [ROSE - comments.] Pro-tobacco actions of Democrats illustrated by Representative Thomas Foley.
REPORTER: Ken Bode
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