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Clinton / Economic Plan / Social Security / Retirees' Lobby #591570

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 03, 1993
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(White House: Andrea Mitchell) President Clinton's economic package featured; tenets of his short-term stimulus and deficit- reduction plans detailed. [CLINTON - talks about taxes, investment, the deficit.] [Senator Pete DOMENICI - blames spending.] Clinton's moves to gain public support for his plans previewed.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Robert Hager) The controversial issue of taxing Social Security benefits examined; statistics outlined. [Recipients Sue WHITMAN, Ann NEWTON, Census Bureau Cynthia TOYBER - comment on Social Security.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: John Cochran) The powerful lobbying operation on behalf of the elderly examined; American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) mentioned. [National Taxpayers Union Paul HEWITT - cites the image of the elderly.] [Representative Tim PENNY - notes the clout of the elderly constituency.] [Social Security RECIPIENT, AARP executive director Horace DEETS - comment.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Cochran, John;
Hager, Robert;
Mitchell, Andrea

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