CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 21, 1983
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REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Mattamuskeet, North Carolina) Controversy over government's Synthetic Fuels Corporation contract here examined. [Peat Methanol Associates spokesperson James HARRIS - sees methanol as fuel of future.] CIA director William Casey and former officials of Nixon and Ford admins. noted among those investors profiting from government contract. [Fisherman Wayne BRADY - feels exploited.] Fisherman's objection to project explained. [Fisherman Larry GREGORY - notes mercury content in fish affected by project.] Secretiveness of synfuels development noted. [Koppers Company, Incorporated spokesperson Lonny LAWRENCE - defs. company]
REPORTER: John Sheahan
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