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Unemployment / Reagan Incident #289656

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 12, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) Unemployed steelworker Ron Bricker recalled handing resume to President Reagan in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, last week; film shown. Reagan's efforts to help Bricker get job with Radio Shack noted. [Tri-State Conf. on Steel organization Robert WARFIELD - thinks event was grandstanding manipulation of situation.] Anger of unemployed steelworkers over Bricker incident and move to send Reagan their resumes noted. [Tri-State Conf. spokesperson Reverend Garrett DORSEY - notes probable outcome of such action.] [BRICKER - notes job decision will be made tomorrow.]

Rabel, Ed;
Rather, Dan

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