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Economy and Energy #270076

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 22, 1980
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(Studio) Consumer price index for March and current inflation rate reported; implication of CPI for average wage earner noted. Incr. in Social Security benefits due to link with inflation rate for 1st quarter of year reported; price increases for food, clothing, hsing., gasoline mentioned.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(New Jersey) Incrs. in gasoline prices, despite glut of the fuel, examined. [Sunoco dealer Dan RICHARDS - comments.] Complaints about government regulations outlined. [Shell Oil Company spokesperson Ron HALL - comments.] [New Jersey Gasoline Retailers Association spokesperson Jerry FERRARA - questions high prices considering supplies.] [RICHARDS - comments.] President Carter's import tax noted pushing up gasoline prices

(Studio) Corporate profits for Texaco, Standard Oil of IN for 1st quarter of year reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Brady, Ray;
Cronkite, Walter

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