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Tax Cut #518211

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 29, 1981
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(Studio) President Reagan's House victory on his tax cut legislature reported; final vote noted. Lyndon Johnson mentioned.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) House television tape shown; response of speaker Thomas O'Neill to White House lobbying campaign quoted. [Representatives San HALL, Junior, Jack KEMP, O'NEILL - debate issue; Senate vote on similar legislature noted. Philip Morris, Paine Webber, Monsanto Chemicals, Exxon, McDonnell Douglas thanked for letting President use their staff.] Final House vote outlined on screen. [O'NEILL - congratulates President]
REPORTER: Carole Simpson

(DC) [REAGAN - reacts to victory.] President's telephone calls to House Democrats regarding his promises in exchange for their votes discussed; deals made with Representatives Mario Biaggi, Glenn English outlined on screen.
REPORTER: John Palmer

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) President's tax legislature examined; details outlined on screen.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

(Studio) Senator's tentative approval of President's tax cut discussed. Senator Chas. Mathias mentioned.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Levine, Irving R.;
Mudd, Roger;
Palmer, John;
Simpson, Carole

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