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Campaign `72 / AFL-CIO's Meany #22130

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 28, 1972
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(Studio) AFL-CIO executive council meets for 1st time since decision made remain neutral in `72 Presidential campaign.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Chicago, Illinois) [AFL-CIO President George MEANY - says he's an independent Democrat (Voted for Spiro Agnew for Governor of Maryland in 1966.) Says no party has ever been home to him; his home is labor movement Therefore he will not "come home" to Democratic party Says labor leaders do not control votes of union mbrs. and they will vote as they please.] Will direct efforts to electing Senators and Representatives sympathetic to labor.
REPORTER: Hugh Hill

Reporter(s):
Hill, Hugh;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:01:30

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