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Labor Unions / Labor Day #582760

NBC Evening News for Monday, Sep 02, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) President Bush's annual Labor Day speech mentioned. Report introduced.

(Washington: Irving R. Levine) Status of labor unions in the US examined; scenes shown from Labor Day union parade in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and of striking workers in Pennsylvania and Illinois. Decline of union membership graphed on screen. [Two WORKERS - comment on union leaders.] Big unions' failure to win pro-labor legislation noted; excerpts from TV commercials shown. Role of union leaders addressed; footage shown of past successful union leaders.

Reporter(s):
Levine, Irving R.;
Brokaw, Tom
Duration:
00:02:10

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