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Strike Negotiations / Teamsters / P. O. / Air Controllers #209280

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 02, 1970
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(Studio) Teamsters, truckers agree on $1 per hour pay increase over 3 years, urge work return. P. O. and air controllers reach agreement with government
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) P. O. and AFL-CIO President George Meany meet; 6% pay raise for all fed. employees; 8% more for P. O. workers when reform bill passes. (Postmaster General Winton BLOUNT - hopes P. O. reorg. successful.] Union leaders must prevent new strikes.
REPORTER: David Dick

(DC) Federal Judge Ceo. Hart stops contempt proceedings against professional Airtraffic Control Org., works out agreement; PATCO leaders to urge work return in news conference within 24 hrs.; walkout may be ending.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

Benton, Nelson;
Cronkite, Walter;
Dick, David

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