NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 27, 1969
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(Studio) post office motto read. post office loses money, so President Nixon asks Congress to make it independent corporation free of pols.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) [NIXON - says plan improves working conditions, increases efficiency, reduces cost, and removes political control from department] Democrats oppose federal business; say post office government service. Republicans want patronage. Unions oppose it because they'd lose lobbying power.
REPORTER: Richard Valeriani
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