California's 1978 State of the State Speech

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KRON news footage from January 5th 1978 with reporter Kevin McCullough featuring Governor Jerry Brown's 4th annual report on the State of California. Includes a brief excerpt from Brown's speech, instructing lawmakers that: "Before this month is out, you should put on my desk a billion dollar property tax relief measure. It should place tight limits on local government and permanently curb runaway property tax increases and do so without new, across the board taxes." Includes scenes of lawmakers responding to Brown's speech, including Willie Brown, one of whom opines: "What is his program? He didn't say. We'd like to know where his head is ... I think I have an idea where his head is but I don't thnk I can say it on television." Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.

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16mm color silent/magnetic sound film
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Nexstar Media Group, Inc.
Type of material
local newsfilm
KRON 4771-6

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