NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 04, 1977
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(Studio) President Carter's desire to have advance warning by labor and industry of wage and price hikes may head for showdown with George Meany.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) AFL-CIO president George Meany breakfasts with president; refuses comment on conversation. White House hits stalemate on anti-inflation program due to Meany's rejection of restrictions on wage increases At Congress hearing, economy adviser Charles Schultze says program won't work without labor cooperation. [SCHULTZE - says move has to be cooperative.] Comments of OMB Director Bert Lance and Labor Secretary Ray Marshall with regard to labor's picketing bill, which Carter had said he'll sign.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine