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California / Grocery Workers Strike #742653

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 26, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Vince Gonzales) The strike by California grocery workers & teamsters over health care benefits examined; scenes shown of picketing and of a broken fire hydrant that was hit by a substitute driver in San Diego; details given about fears that groceries will adopt the “Wal-Mart model,” handing jobs over to lower-paid non-union workers. [Teamster Tim McGANN@, grocery chain spokesperson Brian DOWLING@- state different sides of the health care issue.] [UCLA Labor Center director Kent WONG@- says this is becoming a national fight for the future of the middle class.] [Grocery worker Jim NOTTINGHAM@- cites complaints.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Gonzales, Vince
Duration:
00:02:10

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