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Labor Department / Minority Worker Quotas #458090

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 05, 1971
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(Studio) Labor Department to require Saint Louis, San Francisco, Atlanta and Chicago contractors, on federal projects, to hire certain quota of minority workers or lose contracts.
REPORTER: Frank McGee

(Chicago, Illinois) Chicago has voluntary plan to place 4,000 blacks in construction industry; in 16 mos. only 800 blacks placed. [Chicago Plan Director Fred HUBBARD - says downturn in construction industry has prevented program from achieving goals.]
REPORTER: Carole Simpson

Reporter(s):
McGee, Frank;
Simpson, Carole
Duration:
00:01:50

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