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Reagan / Economy Speech #516384

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 23, 1981
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(Studio) President Reagan reported addressing joint session of Congress next Tuesday, his 1st public appearance since being shot; President said spending wkend. at Camp David to work on economy speech.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Timing of Reagan's 1st public appearance said effort to get max. effect with regard to his economy program's chances on Capitol Hill; details given. Reagan's meeting today with Senator Howard Baker noted. White House photograph shown. [BAKER - thinks legislature will pass.] [Vice President George BUSH - campaigns. for economy pkg.] Possible boost to his program, by President's continued recuperation and the sympathy it generates mentioned.
REPORTER: Judy Woodruff

(Studio) Results of NBC News-AP poll with regard to President's job performance outlined on screen, discussed; results compared with previous polls. Vice President George Bush incld. in poll. Special tonight on Reagan's 1st 100 days announced.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Woodruff, Judy

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