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(Studio) Supreme Court's ruling yesterday that seniority takes precedence over affirmative action in the workplace recalled.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(DC) Justice Department said using Supreme Court decision to attack other preferences in hiring and promotions. [Assistant attorney general William Bradford REYNOLDS - explains focus of department investigation.] Cases in New Orleans and federal Drug Enforcement Agency recalled. [REYNOLDS - notes implications of court ruling.] Probable challenge of affirmative action layoffs in various cities considered.
REPORTER: Carl Stern
- Brokaw, Tom;
- Stern, Carl
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