CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 31, 1977
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(Studio) Textile workers' request for aid from administration cited.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(DC) Amt. of imported clothing in US, reasons for imports and union's opposition to them noted. Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers request Treasury Department to increase tariffs on clothing from 8 cntries.; these listed. [AFL-CIO president George MEANY - cites belief with regard to fair trade.] Reporter Terry Drinkwater interviews department store spokesperson [May Company executive Vice President Don ABRAMS - describes overseas market and United States buyers' savings there.] Meany's remarks re: org. labor lobby for new trade laws cited.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin
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