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Washington, DC Reaction / Oil Prices Incr. #232373

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 13, 1974
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(Studio) Capital's reaction taken to OPEC's announcement with regard to oil price increases
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Energy agency sources say oil prdts. likely to increase 3/4 cent as result of OPEC's decision. Admin. officials prepare for summit meeting this wkend. on energy policy. Senator Edward Brooke calls for tax on heavier cars and 20 cents gasoline tax. [BROOKE - believes American people must tighten belts and do something positive. United States doesn't have, but desperately needs, oil policy.] Department of Transp. public service film shown.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

Benton, Nelson;
Cronkite, Walter

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