CBS Evening News for Sunday, Sep 22, 1991
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Bill Plante) Report introduced.
(Dallas: James Hattori) Government antitrust lawyers inquiry into beef prices featured. [Meat manager Marlin CANTRELL - comments on stability of beef prices.] Depressed cattle market due to glut of animals available for slaughter noted; scenes shown of cattle auction. [Cattle rancher Jim SELMAN - comments.] Retail and farm beef prices compared on screen. [Senator James EXON, two SHOPPERS - say retailers are not passing along savings.] Senators Exon's and Robert Kerrey's letter to government antitrust lawyers quoted on screen. [Food Marketing Institution Tim HAMMOND - says consumer prices have fallen.]
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.