ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 18, 1982
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(Studio) FTC (Federal Trade Commission) regulation calling for used car dealers to warn customers of car's mechanical problems said vetoed by Senator
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(DC) FTC (Federal Trade Commission) proposal recalled, outlined; car dealers lobby efforts examined. [Dealer Jack POHANKA - claims customers will pay for legislature] Ralph Nader's Congress Watch organization reported disclosing campaign contributions to Congress from dealers' lobby; details outlined on screen. Today's vote noted. [Senator Robert PACKWOOD - is concerned over vote.] House said expected to also reject FTC (Federal Trade Commission) regulation.
REPORTER: Carole Simpson
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