NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 07, 1976
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(Studio) House committee reports says American business firms being affected by Arab cntrys. business boycott of Israel.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) Details of report noted. Committee criticizes Commerce Department for not enforcing laws with regard to Israel boycott. [Committee chairperson Representative John MOSS - speaks with regard to matter.] Some dissent on committee [Representative John COLLINS - says report useless; Arabs don't care what United States is doing in business because they don't need US.] [Commerce Secretary Elliot RICHARDSON - says report is on past conditions; Department's policy presently is to support and implement existing laws with regard to Arab boycott.] Legislation to crack down on boycotting likely.
REPORTER: Ford Rowan