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Economy / President Address / Unemployment Figures Drop #292633

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 06, 1983
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(Studio) President Reagan's remarks with regard to economy during radio address noted. Inflation rate, economy growth and unemployment figures mentioned. House speaker Thomas O'Neill's remarks, in Democratic response to presidential address, outlined. Drop in unemployment rate mentioned.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Sharonville, Ohio) Ed Thompson's recall to work at Ford Motors plant in Sharonville, Ohio, noted to come after 4 years off. Situation for family in those years described. [THOMPSON - describes changes being laid off made in life.] [Linda THOMPSON - comments.] [THOMPSON - comments on future of working man in US.]
REPORTER: Derrick Blakely

Blakely, Derrick;
Schieffer, Bob

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