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Farm Crisis / Farmaid Concert #305899

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Sep 14, 1985
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(Studio) President Reagan, in weekly radio address, quoted opposing protectionist policies to aid United States farmers; his threat to veto farm aid legislature explained.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Chicago, Illinois) Schroeder family's farm crisis examined as illustrating those possibly benefitted by next weekend's FarmAid concert. [Anita SCHROEDER - wants to survive.] [Banker Tim FRITZ - explains family's econ. state.] [SCHROEDER - comments.] [University of Illinois spokesperson Dennis THOMPSON - notes handouts won't solve family's problem.] [David and Anita SCHROEDER - hope to survive.]
REPORTER: Ned Potter

(Studio) Inability of Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and other performers to financial whistle-stop train tour preceding FarmAid concert noted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Potter, Ned;
Schieffer, Bob

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