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Auto Industries / UAW / Ford Motors / Strike #490011

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 15, 1976
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(Studio) Pressure is on UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) to make Ford Motors strike short because of effect on other inds.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Detroit, Michigan) At Dearborn, Michigan,plant employees counted seconds till strike time Tuesday night; this morning maintenance workers without union card turned away by pickets. UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) President Leonard Woodcock goes to Michigan AFL-CIO convention and gets expression of support; Woodcock says doesn't want strike to become campaign issue. [WOODCOCK - says both candidates should remain neutral.] Indications are for long strike.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Levine, Irving R.
Duration:
00:02:10

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