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Special Segment (Congressional Recess) #506043

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 28, 1979
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(Studio) Intended use of congress vacation outlined.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Connecticut) Pol. and econ background given on 5th cong district in Connecticut; Representative William Ratchford's campaign efforts during congress break featured. [PEOPLE and RATCHFORD - discuss economy; President Carter.] [RATCHFORD - relates what people told him; says it would be easier on him if Edward Kennedy ran.]
REPORTER: Dianne Wildman

(Chicago, Illinois) 2nd cong district on Chicago's south side described; Rep Morgan Murphy's meeting with steelworkers, General Mills plant employees featured. [MURPHY - says peoPle mostly concerned about jobs.] [MAN - comments.] Concern of senior citizens cited as inflation. [MURPHY - talks to man.]
REPORTER: Jim Cummins

(Lindsay, California) Representative Charles Pashayan, Junior's visit to Lindsay Cnty., California, featured [MAN - comments on Congress, President Carter.] [PASHAYAN and PEOPLE - discuss energy, Carter.] [PASHAYAN - hopes he's not thrown out.]
REPORTER: Heidi Schulman

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Cummins, Jim;
Schulman, Heidi;
Wildman, Dianne
Duration:
00:05:00

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