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Farm Workers / Teamsters vs. UFW #237716

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 17, 1975
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(Studio) Report on emerging pattern with regard to votes of California farm workers.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(US-Mexico Border) Cesar Chavez's men campaign at 3 a.m. at border. Workers to decide if Teamsters or Chavez's United Farm Workers will represent them. 56% laborers choose Chavez; 38% for Teamsters. [Teamster organization Domingo ENRIQUEZ - says will keep orging. and correct our mistakes. Will get some contracts back.] United Farm Workers negotiating with 150 growers. California agriculture relations board appears fair. [Chavez chief organizer Marshall GANZ - says board enforces law and creates air of less fear.] Both unions consider unionization in areas not previously organized Rush on to unionize before machines take over.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry

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