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Bush / Tax Cut Plan / House Victory #637961

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 08, 2001
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Lisa Myers) The passage in the House of Representatives of President Bush's tax cut bill reported; details given of the changes in tax rates. [Stafford, Virginia, Keith ANGEL - talks about getting tax money back.] [House Speaker Dennis HASTERT - talks about cutting everybody's taxes.] [Waiter Richard MOLNAR, architect Cathy RITTER - comment on money to be saved.] [Representative Lloyd DOGGETT - criticizes the tax cut plan.] [Minority Leader Representative Richard GEPHARDT - says there should have been a compromise.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(White House: David Gregory) Bush's strategy for passing the tax cut in the Senate examined. [BUSH - explains the need for the tax cut.] [Former Clinton economic advisor Gene SPERLING - says the rich will benefit the most.] [Minority leader Senator Tom DASCHLE - talks about a compromise.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Gregory, David;
Myers, Lisa

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