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Cleveland, Ohio / Police, Fire Department Layoffs #457847

NBC Evening News for Sunday, May 23, 1971
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(Studio) Cleveland police and firemen jobs threatened.

(Cleveland, Ohio) Mayor Carl Stokes to lay off some police and firemen due to financial problems. [STOKES - says city expenditures must be brought in line with income.] [Fin. director Philip DEARBORN - explains options available to city cncl.] [Cnclman. Richard HARMODY - says council didn't participate in negotiations resulting in this situation.] [Sanitation men's union spokesperson Vito MAZZEO - will strike if any more men laid off.] [STOKES - says city may have to endure strikes, no alternatives.]
REPORTER: Joe Mosbrook

McGee, Frank;
Mosbrook, Joe

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