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AFL-CIO / Politics #528708

NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 21, 1983
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(Studio) Pol. talk of AFL-CIO reported.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Bal Harbour, Florida) Bal Harbour, Florida, scenes shown. Alan Cranston, shown running, said seeking backing of AFL-CIO. Unions noted expecting to endorse Democratic candidate in advance of primaries, with Mondale as apparent favorite. [Lane KIRKLAND - speaks of Mondale and others.] Union program seeking federal dollars for jobs noted. Unions' idea of defense funds noted less than present administration's. Other details of unions' economy platform given. [KIRKLAND - discounts evidence of economy recovery.] Pol. liability of a strong economy recovery for union cand. noted.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

Brokaw, Tom;
Levine, Irving R.

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