CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 21, 1974
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(Studio) Black Caucus meets with Ford after 3 1/2-yr. absence from White House
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(DC) 16 members talk of their problems to Ford. [Representative Charles RANGEL - says President knows blacks concerns are his concerns.] [Representative Barbara JORDAN - says Ford invited caucus members Took 1 year to see Nixon.] [Representative John CONYERS, JR. - says nothing to show different program than Ford had in past.] Ford talks to highest ranking black in military, Air Force Lieutenant General Dan. James. Ford tells group defense budget not sacrosanct.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint
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