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Economy #20495

ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 07, 1972
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(Studio) Unemployment rises to 5.9% in Mar. (larger job force include Vietnam vets causes rise). Wholesale food prices up only .1%.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) [Council Econ. Advisors, Dr. Herbert STEIN - optimistic about unemployment statistics.] [Council Econ. Advisors, Marina WHITMAN - says cattle prices have leveled off, hog and vegetable prices have gone down, and food prices in general are decelerating.]
REPORTER: Bill Matney

(DC) [AFL-CIO President George MEANY - criticizes Nixon's economic policy results, saying he was forewarned not to vote for Humphrey in 1968 or these events would come to pass.]
REPORTER: Bill Zimmerman

Matney, Bill;
Smith, Howard K.;
Zimmerman, Bill

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