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Food Prices / Meany #25129

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 28, 1973
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(Studio) AFL-CIO President George Meany warns continued food price rise will force union to demand higher wages.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Capitol Hill) [MEANY - says Agriculture Secretary Earl Butz ineffective. Meany wants direct controls placed on prices raw agriculture products.] [Representative William WIDNALL - says Meany only represents labor.] [MEANY - says everybody has to eat.] Meany also suggests other price controls.
REPORTER: Herbert Kaplow

(Studio) Many people picking own produce when possible.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Florida) Many people drive out to country to pick vegetables and fruit for lower prices than sell for in stores.
REPORTER: Charles Murphy

Kaplow, Herbert;
Murphy, Charles;
Reasoner, Harry;
Smith, Howard K.

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