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David Christian / Labor Department / Service Vets. #501176

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 25, 1979
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(Studio) Release of David Christian from job with Labor Department as consultant on veterans' employment reported Christian's reaction noted.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Actions of Labor Department with regard to Christian reported Film of Christian clearing office shown. Christian's decoration for Vietnam war service noted. [CHRISTIAN - notes his strong advocacy of vets.' employment.] Christian's' belief he was released for being too outspoken, his boss's contention of misunderstanding with regard to status of appointment noted. [Labor Department Lawrence WEATHERHEAD - claims Christians' appointment was emergency one.] Ray Marshall's promise to seek job for Christian reported Christian's reaction noted.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

Brinkley, David;
Savitch, Jessica

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