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NAACP Convention / Carter Administration #252874

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 28, 1977
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(Studio) Tone at NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) ntl convention shows civil rights leaders not happy with President Carter's performance.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Saint Louis, Missouri) NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) criticizes recent congress curbs in affirmative action in education and questions Carter's commitment to hsing. and Humphrey-Hawkins bill. Group's labor chief Herbert Hill forecasts repeat of 1960's turmoil if black unemployment conts. to grow. [HILL - cites possible future action.] Special ceremony honoring retiring NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) president Roy Wilkins to be held tonight.
REPORTER: Renee Poussaint

Cronkite, Walter;
Poussaint, Renee

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