NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 26, 1993
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(White House: Andrea Mitchell) The reaction to the proposal of an energy tax as part of President Clinton's economic program examined; scenes shown of his meeting with Congressional leaders. [CLINTON - comments.] [Representative Newt GINGRICH, Senator Alan SIMPSON - oppose the proposed energy tax.] The lobbying frenzy following the mention on Sunday by Treasury Secretary Lloyd Bentsen of a tax noted. [Oppenheimer and Company, Incorporated, Stephen ROBERT - says it indicates seriousness about budget deficits.] [Van service company owner Philip SULLIVAN, World Resources Institution Jessica Tuchman MATHEWS - comment favorably.] The issue of job creation discussed.