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Hewitt / Carter Call #493020

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 08, 1977
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(Studio) President Carter received call Saturday from California woman, asking why government retirees get better pension deal than others; Carter couldn't answer question and said he'd call back. (Film shown.) [WOMAN - asks question.] [CARTER - says he doesn't know.]
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(San Bernardino, California) Carter calls Mrs. Ruby Hewitt and husband in San Bernardino, California. [HEWITT - answers phone.] [WOMAN - says President calls.] [CARTER - explains answer with regard to Social Security payments and cost of living raise. Matter will be looked into further.] [HEWITT - says it would help Social Security recipients.]
REPORTER: Furnell Chapman

(Studio) Carter news conference Wednesday noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John;
Chapman, Furnell

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