NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 10, 1984
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(Studio) Representative Claude Pepper's claim that President Reagan hasn't kept promised not to cut Social Security or Medicare reported'; Republican response noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(DC) Current status of Social Security and Medicare programs examined. [Senator Robert DOLE - acknowledges problem with Medicare funding.] Social Security funding process explained. [Courtesy "Today", Treasury Secretary Don. REGAN - concedes possibility of raising Social Security taxes.] Reagan recalled promising not to raise taxes. [Senator Dan. MOYNIHAN - believes higher Social Security taxes are unjust.] Options available to President considered.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine
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