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Carter / Natural Gas Bill / Defense Spending Veto Upheld #55972

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 07, 1978
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(Studio) President Carter's attention to matters other than Mideast, during Camp David summit, noted. Call from Vice President Mondale to report on meeting with Senators over natural gas bill and President's receipt of note during meeting with Prime Min. Begin, that House sustained veto of defense spending bill reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Details given about House debate and vote on defense spending bill vetoed by Carter. Statements of Armed Services Committee chairperson Melvin Price and Representative Ronald Dellums rptd Audio tape played. [DELLUMS - says issue is saving money.] Defeat of attempts to provide funds for another nuclear-powered aircraft carrier stated; film shown. Outlook for military spending given.
REPORTER: Bill Wordham Artist: Freda Reiter

Reynolds, Frank;
Wordham, Bill

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