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Job Discrimination / Eeoc / Senate Committee #6624

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 11, 1969
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(Studio) Chairperson Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, William Brown outlines administration plan for job discrimination. Gets fire from Senate liberals.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(DC) Tells labor sub-committee that administration bill to utilize courts better than cease and desist orders. [Senator Thomas EAGLETON - calls it backdown on administration point Calls Brown "unwitting handmaiden.,"] [BROWN - says I put forth this-idea first.] NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) spokesperson Clarence Mitchell calls Brown's testimony example of administration civil rights policy. [MITCHELL - says Negroes suspicious because acts do not relate "kind voice."]
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Donaldson, Sam;
Geer, Stephen

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