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Government Crackdown / Detroit Pollution #214783

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 01, 1971
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(Studio) Federal Govt. threatens crackdown on Detroit, Michigan, for not acting fast enough to stop Lake Erie Pollution.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Detroit, Michigan) [Federal Water Quality Admin. Francis MAYO - says Fed. Govt. gave 180 day notice; any further schedule breach results in court action.] [Mgr. Detroit Water Department Gerald REMUS - notes court action won't solve problem; support cleanup, don't attack those trying to clean up.] [Mayor Roman GRIBBS - moving as fast as possible; Federal Govt. has not given money where needed.]
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Schakne, Robert
Duration:
00:02:30

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