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Illinois / Caterpillar Plant Strike #578742

NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 04, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(New York: Mike Jensen) UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) Caterpillar plant strikes in Decatur, Illinois, and Peoria, Illinois, featured; scenes shown. Scaled-down nature of the strike due to sluggish economy noted. [UAW Bill CASSTEVENS - comments on union members' support.] 1982 UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) Caterpillar strike recalled; scenes shown. [Peoria Mayor Jim MALOOF, Caterpillar vice president Wayne ZIMMERMAN - comment on strike.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Jensen, Mike

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