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Unemployment / Figures #244676

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 06, 1976
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(Studio) Report on unemployment.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) 450,000 unemployed back at work. Unemployment rate decrs. from 8.3% in December to 7.8% in January Chart compares unemployment rates in December and January of auto workers, hsehold. head, minorities and teens. 240,000 took part-time jobs. [Commissioner, Bureau Labor Statistics, Julius SHISKIN - reserving celebration until sees February and March figures.] President Ford speaks to Republican leaders [FORD - says 96% of jobs lost in recession recovered.] 7,300,000 still want jobs.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

Benton, Nelson;
Cronkite, Walter

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