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Truckers' Strike #264441

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 16, 1979
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(Studio) Convoys of striking independent truckers protesting high diesel fuel prices reported.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Florida) Hundred-truck convoy said to have moved from Tampa to Dade City, Florida. Vote to strike by truckers said unanimous in spite of ICC compromises. [Independent trucker C.D. TURNER - comments.] Convoy leader Austin Sands said charged with impeding traffic and violently resisting arrest in incident with Hillsborough Cnty. deputy sheriffs. Truckers demands detailed.
REPORTER: Bonnie Ginsburg (WTVT reporter)

Ginsburg, Bonnie;
Schieffer, Bob

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