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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(NYC: Mike Jensen) Amt. of money owed United States by foreign countries given. [Representative Charles SCHUMER - comments on burden to taxpayers.] General Accounting Office report quoted on screen; impact of results discussed. General Accounting Office noted critical of government bookkeeping. Congress memo quoted with regard to loans to high-risk countries like Mexico. [SCHUMER - comments on lending to Iraq while engaged in war with Iran.] Agriculture Department official quoted with regard to program with foreign countries. Govt. noted asserting loans have not defaulted because collections have not been attempted.
- Brokaw, Tom;
- Jensen, Mike
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