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Taxpayers' Revolt / Proposition 13 / Reaction #54596

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 08, 1978
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(Studio) Further reaction to California voters' approval of Prop. 13 to cut property taxes noted; Standard and Poor's action with regard to California bonds affected by prop. and Governor's Brown request to legislature for laws to help meet problems reported.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Sacramento, California) Layoffs of Yolo Cnty. employees due to passage of Prop. 13 mentioned. Governor Jerry Brown's request to state legislature in Sacramento with regard to means to make up losses from prop. passage detailed. [BROWN - lists basic principles legislature must follow in coping with situation. Notes there isn't much time to act.] Attendance at legislature meeting by Prop. 13 co-sponsor Paul Gann mentioned. [GANN - describes impact of vote.] Senator Alan Cranston's comment on situation quoted.
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Geer, Stephen;
Reasoner, Harry

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