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Cong. Black Caucus / Carter / Humphrey-Hawkins Bill #259784

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 29, 1978
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(Studio) President Carter's move to reconcile with Congress Black Caucus reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Caucus' mounting of lobbying campaign for passage of Humphrey-Hawkins full employment bill with help of those here for caucus' legislature workshop detailed. Carter's meeting with black Congmen. and reported success of it from Congmen. noted. Earlier meeting described; Representative John Conyers' departure from it recalled. Representative Charles Rangel's indication that today's meeting was good stated. [Caucus chairperson Representative Parren MITCHELL - details upcoming comments from President Carter about bill.] Mitchell's prediction of success with bill if it's sent to floor reported; administration uncertainty despite President's efforts cited.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob

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