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CBS Evening News for Monday, May 19, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Las Vegas, NV: Terry Drinkwater) Teamsters conv.'s reception for pres. Jackie Presser, under indictment for racketeering and embezzlement, examined; scenes shown. Presser's association with Reagan administration noted. [TEAMSTERS - praise Presser.] [Courtesy Teamsters videotape, PRESSER - considers indictment a vendetta.] Roy Williams' indictment recalled; Presser quoted on screen. [TEAMSTERS - think Presser will be reelected.] [Opposition candidate Sam THEODUS - doesn't expect to win.] Criminal convictions of Teamster presidents Dave Beck, Jimmy Hoffa and Williams recalled.

Reporter(s):
Drinkwater, Terry;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:03:00

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