NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 18, 1983
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(Studio) Federal Reserve Bd. chairperson Paul Volcker's term noted expiring in August
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(DC) [Representative Ronald PAUL - questions Volcker's wish for personal future.] [VOLCKER - declines response.] [Last night, President REAGAN - will decide on Volcker's reappointed later.] Volcker's economic policy outlined on screen, discussed; criticism of his rule mentioned. White House aides Edwin Meese and Michael Deaver thought urging Reagan to drop Volcker to prevent him from getting credit in 1984 presidential campaign for nation `s economic gains. [Alan GREENSPAN - praises Volcker.] Pol. issues involved in his reappointed discussed.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine
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