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Diesel Fuel #264417

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 15, 1979
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(Studio) Move by Interstate Commerce Commission with regard to diesel fuel expense to independent truckers reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Details given of freight surcharge allowed by Interstate Commerce Commission chairperson Daniel O'Neal. [O'NEAL - notes ICC's legal limits to battle incrd. costs of diesel fuel.] [Independent Truckers Association president Michael PARKHURST - says Interstate Commerce Commission is trying to sell them out.]
REPORTER: Richard Roth

(Chicago, Illinois) Criticism of Interstate Commerce Commission move and further demands by truckers outlined. [TRUCKERS - comment.] Attempts by Iowa highway patrol to keep open gasoline terminals cited; National Guard said called out yesterday in Alabama to protect terminals. Effects of protests in produce industry examined. [Produce terminal manager Joe ORI - comments.]
REPORTER: Chris Kelley

Reporter(s):
Kelley, Chris;
Mudd, Roger;
Roth, Richard
Duration:
00:03:50

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