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Grain Sales / Meany / Dock Workers #241513

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 18, 1975
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(Studio) AFL-CIO president George Meany supports dock workers who refuse to load grain bought by USSR .
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Maritime union leaders meet with Meany. [MEANY - says American consumer paid for 1972 grain deal. Govt. will have to come to us. Be glad to talk to Kissinger about econs.; he doesn't know anything about econs. For. policy too damn important to be left to Kissinger. Americans should have voice in foreign policy.] Says wheat up 36% since Soviet sale; detente to cost billions.
REPORTER: Ed Bradley

Bradley, Ed;
Mudd, Roger

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