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Economy Summit #543265

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 28, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: John Palmer

(Bonn, West Germany) Upcoming economy summit here, overshadowed by Bitburg cemetery controversy, previewed; United States economy setback's anticipated effect on conference discussed. [April 18, Commerce Secretary Malcolm BALDRIGE - announces first quarter gross national product slowdown.] Unemployment since 1981 for summit ntns. listed on screen. [Undersecretary for economy affairs West Allen WALLIS - acknowledges concern over slowdown.] Reagan's expected appeal to other summit participants outlined. [Treasury Secretary James BAKER - cites need for econs. of Europe and Japan to grow as United States economy slows.] [Last Wednesday, REAGAN - asks for public's help.] [BAKER - places responsibility for Bonn summit's public success on media.] [WALLIS - jokes about arrangements for press in Bonn.]
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

Levine, Irving R.;
Palmer, John

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