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General Motors / Campaign General Motors #15589

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 21, 1971
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(Studio) Group confronts General Motor Corporation officials at stkholders. meeting.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Detroit, Michigan) "Campaign GM" trying to get company to release more information on minority hiring practices; give stkholders. more control in selecting members of board of director [Joseph ONEK - says success of "Campaign GM" depends on support of larger stkholders.] [GM board chairperson James M. ROCHE - announces General Motors Corporation to spend $64 million to control industry air pollution this yr.; $150 million to eliminate auto pollution.] Tape recording of exchange between Onek and Roche at stkholders. meeting played.
REPORTER: Kenneth Gale

Reporter(s):
Gale, Kenneth;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:03:00

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