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Budget Cut Proposals #87866

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 25, 1984
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(Studio) President Reagan's push for budget cuts rather than tax reforms noted.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(DC) Push for cuts in farm subsidies, rising in recent years, discussed; related statistics graphed on screen. [Representative Glenn ENGLISH - claims thousands of farmers would go out of business with cuts.] [Senator Pete DOMENICI - doesn't see reduction in farm subsidies feasible, calls for new farm program.] Cutbacks in vets.' health benefits currently under consideration listed on screen, discussed. [Veterans of Foreign Wars spokesperson Ronald DUCHIN - predicts ground swell protest by all vets.] [Representative Bill NELSON - anticipates voters' response to possible recession.]
REPORTER: Jeanne Meserve

Donaldson, Sam;
Meserve, Jeanne

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