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Alabama / City Employees Strike #504303

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 02, 1979
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(Studio) Municipal empls. strike in Birmingham, Alabama, reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Birmingham, Alabama) Details given of strike over proposed plan to change city workers ins from Blue Cross to another firm. [Fraternal Order of Police sergeant W.T. GAUT - comments.] [Mayor David VANN - thinks misinfo. spread by Blue Cross and employment leaders; explains.] Mayor's desire to award ins. program to Liberty National Ins. due to Blue Cross move out of Birmingham proper outlined. Liberty Ntl response noted. Vann quoted.
REPORTER: Kenley Jones

Chancellor, John;
Jones, Kenley

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