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Fuel Shortage / Senate Subcommittee Probe #229339

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 08, 1973
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(Studio) Senator antitrust and monopoly subcommittee begins hearings on fuel shortage.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) [Senator Edward KENNEDY - says Congress hearings on fuel shortage not enough. Should look to possible antitrust violations of major oil companies] 5 attorney gens. testify on belief major oil companies pushing out independents to assure monopoly. [California attorney general Robert KILLIAN - says independents replaced by large major oil stations.] [Senator Abraham RIBICOFF - asks if major companies stop independents' supply to force them out of business.] [Attorney general Massachusetts, Robert QUINN - reports fuel shortage for home heating by 1974.]
REPORTER: John Meyer

Meyer, John;
Mudd, Roger

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