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United States / Speed Limit #309564

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Apr 06, 1986
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles, California: Nadine Berger) California highway patrol's call to eliminate 55 miles per hour speed limit in United States examined. [California highway patrol ofr. Joe FARROW - cites minimum speed of California drivers.] [California highway patrol spokesperson Kent MILTON - believes public's disregard for speed laws indicates its lack of support.] NV, despite federal government's threat to halt all highway funds, said raising its speed limit soon. [NV state legislature Marvin SEDAWAY - explains state's motive.] [National Safety Council spokesperson Fred RANCK - notes relationship between 55 miles per hour speed and death rate in auto accidents.] [FARROW - comments.]

Reporter(s):
Berger, Nadine;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:02:00

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