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Senate / Surtax / ABM #6225

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 17, 1969
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(Studio) Senator Finance Committee votes for Nixon surtax extension bill. Senator holds secret meeting on ABM. Success predicted.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Majority Leader Mike Mansfield denies connection between surtax and ABM. Surtax bill holds no tax reforms. [Chairperson Russell LONG - says tax bill lacks amendments. Feels it premature.] [Senator John STENNIS - says he pointed out information on subs. and ICBMs.] Supporters have slight edge.

Clark, Bob;
Smith, Howard K.

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