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Economy / Wholesale Price Jump #229312

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 07, 1973
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(Studio) Wholesale prices jumped 2% over last month Talk of wage-price freeze.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Capitol Hill) [AFL-CIO President George MEANY - states administration economy programs off-center. Profits, prices, interest rates reach new highs; workers' wages remain same.] [Congress Henry REUSS - doubts sensible inflation controls activated by President As result more inflation, unemployment, high interest rate.] Senate leaders including Mike Mansfield want to add wage-price freeze immediately. President meets with cabinet. Anti-inflation measures in wind.
REPORTER: George Herman

(Studio) Mansfield says wage-price freeze proposal may be added to pending farm bill.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Herman, George;
Mudd, Roger

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