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AT&T Strike #292665

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 08, 1983
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(Studio) Report on strike against telephone company and effects across country introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) [CWA president Glenn WATTS - cannot report progress.] Strikers' demands listed. Situations in Atlanta, Miami and Indianapolis described. President Reagan's telephone service noted backed up by military [Atlanta SUPERVISOR - is ready for it to be over.] [Other SUPERVISORS - talk to customers.]
REPORTER: Eric Engberg (WTVJ-Miami WISH-TV-Indianapolis)

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:01:00

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