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Surtax Extension / Cong. #6490

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 31, 1969
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(Studio) Maneuvers continue to beat surtax deadline.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Senator approves 6-mo. extension. Chairperson House Ways and Means Committee, Wilbur Mills, not satisfied. Bill to go to House-Senator conference Senator votes 51-48 and votes down 2 amendments by Senator John Williams. 1 would have extended surtax for 1 year with 5% for last 6 mos. Senate vote 70-30 to send bill to House House committee sends out its own tax reform bill.
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Geer, Stephen;
Smith, Howard K.

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