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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 10, 1976
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(Studio) Today big labor reminds Jimmy Carter of its support for him in election; big city mayors and blacks have also done so this week
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) AFL-CIO President George Meany asked if big labor vote for Carter puts Carter in debt to labor. [MEANY - says no, was nothing but effort to get out votes.] Meany comments on effect of Vice President candidates on election. [MEANY - says Dole was disaster if 1 looked to possibility he might have become President Says only commitment Carter has made to him is that labor problems in United States will get Carter's consideration.] Meany asked with regard to his role with Democrat as President [MEANY - says elder statesman.]
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

Benton, Nelson;
Cronkite, Walter

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