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Environment Protection Administration #210396

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 18, 1970
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(Studio) Nixon administration to increase federal pollution police power.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) President creates environmental protection administration; will take air, water, pesticide, radiation control from other depts. [Environmental Quality member Dr. Russell TRAIN - explains purpose of new organization, will consolidate problems.] DDT control example of bad organization under past system; new department will simplify environmental protection. [Agriculture Department spokesperson Dr. Ned BAYLEY - says uses of DDT being reviewed; action to be taken, by end of year] [TRAIN - cites need for new organization structure.]
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

Cronkite, Walter;
Schorr, Daniel

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