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CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 06, 1980
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(Studio) Unemployment, wholesale prices, consumer credit for April and May reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Unemployment since January graphed on screen; specifics outlined on screen with regard to teenagers, minority youth, adult males. [Economist Gary STERN - comments.] Possible relationship between unemployment rates and president campaigns. of 1960, between Richard Nixon and John F. Kennedy, and 1976 defeat of Gerald Ford by Jimmy Carter discussed; details outlined on screen.

(Studio) Michigan unemployment situation reported; Carter's acknowledgement of problem with recession during White House meeting with Democrat state chairperson today noted. [Ted KENNEDY, John ANDERSON, CARTER - comment; Herbert Hoover mentioned.] Ronald Reagan quoted with regard to unemployment.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) California's work-sharing program examined; case of Dave Soloski cited as example [Mfr. Charlie THOMAS - comments.] [Seamstress Nancy MEYERS, Secretary Emma MORAN - note benefits of program.] [California unemployment official James MATTESICH - comments.] Legis. re: work-sharing programs said being introduced in Congress Monday
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

(Studio) Wholesale prices, especially consumer goods and credit, for April reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Brady, Ray;
Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry

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