NBC Evening News for Monday, May 04, 1981
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(Studio) House's consideration of President Reagan's budget plan and Vice President George Bush's attack on House speaker Thomas P. O'Neill noted. [BUSH - criticizes O'Neill.] O'Neill's assessment of support of Democrat's alternative budget plan and confidence of Representative Phil Gramm reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Studio) Impact on House of recent announcement of support for President's budget by Senator Robert Byrd mentioned.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(DC) Continued White House lobbying with Representatives examined; films shown. [Representatives Butler DERRICK, Charles STENHOLM, G.V. MONTGOMERY - praises President, incl. his health.] White House said downplaying rumors that Reagan will make changes in budget proposals; details given.
REPORTER: John Palmer