ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 01, 1986
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.
(DC: Karen Stone) Communications Workers of America (CWA) strike against American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) examined; details given, scenes shown. [Mgrs. Iran LANDAU, Carol LOOFBOUROW - describe situation.] [CWA members Donna GATES, Mary MANNING - explain strikers' position.] CWA demands listed on screen. CWA pres. Morton Bahr quoted.
(DC: Stephen Aug) Strike's anticipated impact on consumer examined; scenes shown. [N. American Telecommunications Association spokesperson Edwin SPIEVACK - thinks unions are at the disadvantage; explains.] American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T)'s standing in long distance market outlined on screen. [SPIEVACK - cites competition against American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T).]
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