× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Economy / Tax Cut / Summer Jobs #729638

NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 29, 2003
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Washington: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(White House: Campbell Brown) The omission of the child tax credit for minimum wage families from the tax cut bill examined; details given about the last-minute deal to limit the total tax cut. [Yesterday, President BUSH – comments on the child tax credit.] [Child advocate David HARRIS†- says we could have included these children.] [White House press secretary Ari FLEISCHER – says there were many decisions made representing compromise.] [Senator Tom DASCHLE†- says Democrats didn’t know about the cut.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) A drop in unemployment benefits claims noted.

(New York: Anne Thompson) The impact of the weak job market on teenagers looking for summer jobs featured. [Business owner Lorne‡ BRAUN†- comments on the pool of applicants.] [Student Sean WARD‡- comments on his job search.] [Boston Private Industry Council Neil SULLIVAN†- says this is the collateral damage of a recession.] [Ruby’s Diner John FISHER†- praises hiring teenagers.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Brown, Campbell;
Thompson, Anne
Duration:
00:05:00

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.