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    Newsreader
    3 ft


    Signboard 'General Services Administration supply distribution facility.'
    5 ft


    Supplies in warehouse of GSA.
    10 ft


    Exterior of 'Art Metal - U.S.A. INC
    13 ft


    Filing cabinets and equipment by the river.'
    21 ft


    Lorries delivering and picking up goods at factory
    36 ft


    Senate committee chairman Lawton Chiles being interviewed (various shots)
    60 ft


    Commentator from NBC
    71 ft


    Commentary: The General Service Administration has spent $360 million over the past 10 years to buy desks, filing cabinets and other government office furniture from this warehouse factory in Newark New Jersey.'



    'Around the country it is losing $66 m. a year through fraud. In fact GSA officials concede that total is based on projecting a percentage taken at random, Then it is really no more than a guess.'



    Chiles: 'I doubt that we have supporting figures to show that was exactly the amount that was ripped off..... but we have go to clean it up.'



    'We've that GSA already accused of being sloppy in its purchasing practises has been just as careless in trying to calculate what it has lost which as yet no one knows what he costs will come to....NBC News.




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    Film ID:
    VLVAB9BU1JSDBUR44L6IKC00X85EO
    Media URN:
    VLVAB9BU1JSDBUR44L6IKC00X85EO
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1978
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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