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Oil Workers / Possible Strike #501335

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jan 07, 1979
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(Studio) President Carter's wage guideline program reported threatened by possible strike by Oil, Chemical and Atomic Workers Union.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Houston, Texas) Attitude of oil workers with regard to possible strike noted. [Refinery worker Nathanial RIDO - comments.] Impt. of oil workers' negotiations reported to be because their contract comes up before those of Teamsters and other unions. [Amoco spokesperson Larry DURLAND - thinks industry would irritate government if guidelines violated; mentions other attacks on industry] OCAW president's remarks about Carter guidelines, made at union headquarters in Denver, stated. [OCAW president A.F. GROSPIRON - thinks guidelines unreasonable.]
REPORTER: George Lewis

Lewis, George;
Savitch, Jessica

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