ABC Evening News for Monday, Jan 04, 1971
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(Studio) Reconciliation with blacks still unaccomplished 2 years after Nixon's inaugural.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(DC) 5 black administration appointees to resign in June unless Nixon creates policies to aid black voters, minority business groups. Reaction to reduced federal spending for Office of Economic Opportunity and Model Cities Project. President aware of political danger of resignations; to issue civil rights statement in next 90 days. OEO, Model Cities Project continued and expanded.
REPORTER: Bill Gill
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