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CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 31, 1979
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(Studio) White House protest by truckers over diesel fuel shortage said indicative of concern throughout nation
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Chicago, Illinois) Results of Interstate Commerce Commission survey with regard to rising diesel prices since January given; diesel prices noted as not regulated. [Truckers Fred LAKE, Don DiCESARE - comment.] Apparent lack of diesel between Mississippi R and Rockies examined. [Produce depot manager Don ORI - comments.] Energy Department meeting with representatives of American Trucking Assns. noted. [Association spokesperson Frank COCHRAN - comments.] Proposed emergency plan being considered by Interstate Commerce Commission and effect on consumer if plan implemented outlined.
REPORTER: Chris Kelley

(Studio) Energy Secretary James Schlesinger quoted with regard to truckers' situation.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Kelley, Chris

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