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Pay Board-Labor #222168

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 22, 1972
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(Studio) 3 of 5 labor members of Pay Bd. quit: AFL-CIO President George Meany, steel workers' I.W. Abel, machinists' Floyd Smith. Teamsters' Frank Fitzsimmons to remain on board; UAW's Leonard Woodcock undecided.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [MEANY - says pay Bd. is unfair to labor, and is government controlled. Announces AFL-CIO resignation from board] [Pay Bd. Chairperson George BOLDT - denies bias among board members Charges labor members with disregard for American public who pays for inflation.] [White House Press Secretary Ronald ZEIGLER - says President Nixon will not allow labor leaders to sabotage fight against inflation.]
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

Cronkite, Walter;
Schorr, Daniel

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