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Economy: Means Testing / Budget #585061

NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 17, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Manchester, New Hampshire: Bob Kur) Controversy over use of means testing to determine whether one should help pay for Social Security benefits featured. [On "Meet the Press", Democratic presidential candidates Governor Bill CLINTON, Senator Bob KERREY - talk about Social Security.] Graph shown of percentages of the budget spent on Social Security. [Senator Pete DOMENICI - talks about budget.] [Retirees Libby STOPFORD, Paula SCHWARTZ - offer differing opinions on the means testing issue.] Talk of taxing high income earners on health benefits received from their employers mentioned. [Systems analyst William KESSEL - comments.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Kur, Bob
Duration:
00:02:30

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