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Senate / Draft Bill / Lockheed Loan #218308

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 29, 1971
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(Studio) United Press International reports informal House-Senator agreement on compromise anti-war amendment to draft bill; compromise on Lockheed Aircraft Corporation loan collapses.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Compromise had been reached for filibuster end in exchange for vote on $250 million Lockheed loan only; administration backs down on compromise due to uncertainty of vote outcome; Senator to vote on ending filibuster tomorrow.
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

(Studio) Rival firm unveils its version of Lockheed Tri-Star airbus.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Long Beach, California) Federal Aviation Administration certifies McDonnell Douglas Corporation DC-10 Tri-Jet airbus; DC-10 will be flown commercially in 3 weeks [McDonnell Douglas Corporation chairperson James South McDONNELL - says DC-10s example of what can be created in competitive enterprise system.]
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry;
Schorr, Daniel

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