ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 16, 1981
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(Studio) President Reagan's campaign promise to abolish Energy Department recalled.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel
(DC) Energy Secretary James Edwards reported successful in method of transferring functions of Energy Department; James Watt, Malcolm Baldrige mentioned. Commerce Department noted receiving all functions of Energy Department with Justice Department in charge of enforcement; details listed on screen. Congress approval reported necessary.
REPORTER: Bill Greenwood
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