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UAW-Chrysler Contract #280454

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 14, 1982
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(Studio) UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) president Doug. Fraser reported announcing union's rejection of contract with Chrysler; details given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Twinsburgh, Ohio) Controversy surrounding Chrysler chairperson Lee Iacocca examined; television commercials shown. [IACOCCA - announces company's financial turnaround.] [UAW negotiator Mark STEPP, local spokesperson Bob WEISSMAN - comment on Iacocca's ego.] Resentment among union loyalists following their efforts to save Chrysler discussed. [Union MBRS. - criticize company] Possibility of ntnwide. strike considered.
REPORTER: Frank Currier

Reporter(s):
Currier, Frank;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:10

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