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Pollution #208135

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 10, 1970
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(Studio) Press Nixon, in State of Union message, pledges purification of environment as big effort of 70's.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(No location given) [NIXON - says sent to Congress proposal to clean up air and water.]
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite (narrates)

(DC) President proposes to fight air, water and solid waste pollution and build better sewage plant. President also proposes stricter laws on pollution. No one in Nixon administration knows how much it may eventually cost for entire project of saving Am's. environmental
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

(Studio) Part of program calls for funds to help states and cities fight pollution. 13 air pollution inspectors and 6 busmen. in New York City arrested in bribery investigation. United States and Soviet Union sign 2 year cultural exchange treaty which includes cooperation on environmental problems.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Pierpoint, Robert

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