NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 12, 1981
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(Studio) Senator said expected to vote on and pass President Reagan's proposed budget plan; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) Senator debate of issue examined; roles of Senators Howard Baker, Robert Byrd, Bill Bradley, Lowell Weicker discussed. [WEICKER - calls Reagan's plan "snake oil."] Upcoming committee battles explained; Senator Jesse Helms mentioned. Details of various cuts or increases listed on screen.
REPORTER: Tom Pettit
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