NBC Evening News for Friday, Dec 02, 1983
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(Studio) November unemployment rate reported; unemployment last winter recalled.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(DC) President Reagan's response to improved employment situation and implications for his economy recovery plan examined; unemployment since December 1982 graphed on screen. [REAGAN - praises his economic policy.] Adult males noted group showing most improvement. [Tom WYMAN - is pleased to have been rehired.] Role of weather in regional unemployment figures explained. [Ski area manager Otto WERLIN - cites additional people hired.] Improved auto industry discussed. [Ford Motor Company spokesperson Henry NIDA - mentions no. planned hired.] No. applying at Washington, DC hotel under construction noted; pol. implications for Democrats of situation considered.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine
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