ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 16, 1976
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(Studio) Federal Communications Commission begins new system to speed up licensing of Citizens Band (CB) radio operators.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(DC) Federal Communications Commission license needed to operate CB radio. Federal Communications Commission gets 500,000 applications per month CB operators were angry when Betty Ford received her license in 1 day. [National Federation of CB Radio Operators Stanley ARMSTRONG - says didn't like Mrs. Ford getting special favor, but can see why it was done.] [Federal Communications Commission representative John JOHNSTON - explains how Federal Communications Commission is changing procedures. Backlog to be cleared up by June.]
REPORTER: Vic Ratner
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