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Economy / Wages / UAW Bargaining #244919

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 18, 1976
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(Studio) Econs. afraid series of large wage hikes could ignite inflation rate. 3000 UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) representatives meet.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Detroit, Michigan) Union members concerned with job security, not wages. [President UAW Leonard WOODCOCK - says there are good arguments why General Motors Corporation should be struck this year; but doesn't mean it won't be Ford company] Sam McCrory worked for Chrysler 30 years; laid off 6 mos. during slump. [McCRORY - says he'd like to see overtime reduced and more people put back on 40-hr. jobs. Delegates will give negotiators an idea of what the people want.]
REPORTER: Randy Daniels

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Daniels, Randy
Duration:
00:02:30

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