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Teamsters Convention #246412

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 14, 1976
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(Studio) Teamsters Union opens its convention
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Las Vegas, NV) $100 million financed many Las Vegas gambling casinos. Son of ex-Teamster president, Jimmy Hoffa, arrives at convention His father still missing. Some of dissident union members blocked from entering convention 2000 delegates hear speeches from Nevada governor, Labor Secretary W.J. Usery and Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley. [Teamster President Frank FITZSIMMONS - says "go to hell" to those who call for union reform.] Fitzsimmons expected to be reelected by acclamation.
REPORTER: Harold Dow

Dow, Harold;
Mudd, Roger

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