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Farm Lobby #542000

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 24, 1985
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(Studio) Kansas Governor John Carlin's criticism of President Reagan's lack of understanding of farm crisis noted.
REPORTER: John Palmer

(DC) National Conf. of State Legislatures' lobby of Congress and White House for farm relief package featured. [Nebraska state legislature Tom VICKERS - explains org lobby.] Nebraska's depressed farm economy outlined on screen, explained. [Senator Robert DOLE - believes current farm aid has peaked.] [Agriculture Secretary John BLOCK - wants state and private sector to take over farm relief efforts.] [Governor William JANKLOW - opposes states bankrupting selves to help farmers.] State legislators mentioned seeking meeting with President Reagan.
REPORTER: Lee McCarthy

Reporter(s):
McCarthy, Lee;
Palmer, John
Duration:
00:02:20

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