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Special Assignment (Regulated Society) #63645

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 02, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(DC) Extent of government regulation in United States society examined; numerous fed. agencies and their scope of control cited as example [Public Int. Econ. Fndn. pres. Allen FERGUSON - comments.] [American Enterprise Institution spokesperson James MILLER - comments.] Establishment of ICC, election of Franklin Roosevelt's impact on new agencies, Lyndon Johnson's Great Society and Environmental Protection Agency discussed; regulatory ofcs. of federal government listed in part on screen. [Ronald Reagan aide Murray WEIDENBAUM - comments.] Amt. spent by government on regulations in 1979 outlined on screen; question of need for such regulations noted.
REPORTER: Steve Shepard

Jarriel, Tom;
Shepard, Steve

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