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New York City / Transit Strike #269814

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 01, 1980
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(Studio) New York City transit strike, only 2nd in city's history, reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) NYC's response to transit strike examined; films shown. Long Island RR noted also striking. [WOMAN - describes accident to police.] [2nd WOMAN - comments.] Union and state demands at issue outlined; estimated loss in business revenue and transit fares mentioned; Mayor Edward Koch quoted.
REPORTER: Liz Trotta

(Studio) Strike, which violates state law, said resulting in union leaders being ordered to appear in state supreme court; details given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Trotta, Liz

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