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    Waterloo, Iowa G/V people waling down street and going into station
    8 ft


    C/U's going through doors
    9 ft


    Interior shot - people coming through doors and down corridor showing tickets to collector
    11 ft


    Cut to interior shot of convention hall - people sitting at tables - members ???hinists union
    14 ft


    C/U's delegates listening to speaker C/U speaker
    18 ft


    G/V convention hall and people
    23 ft


    C/U female delegate with Kennedy badge on dress
    26 ft


    President of Iowa AFCLIO, Mr Jim Wingert, talking with reporter
    29 ft


    C/U Jim Wingert
    34 ft


    Cut to meeting breaking up
    39 ft


    C/U delegate
    41 ft


    C/U 2nd delegate
    45 ft


    C/U 3rd delegate
    48 ft


    Cut to reporter in front of indicator board in foyer of convention hall
    50 ft


    Commentary:"Among the doubters are many working men and women in Iowa who were not watching the President ride down the river - they were going to work as usual this Monday morning. President Carter needs the support of organised labour in this state but he's losing it to Ted Kennedy"



    Commentary:"Today almost everyone round here was wearing Kennedy buttons - including the President of Iowa AFCLIO who's angry about Mr Carter's voluntary 9% wage guidelines"



    Wingert:"They're phoney guidelines because that makes every employer a super-patriot, and all they can say is 'We'd love to give you more money;the President says we can't give you any???



    Delegate:"Why Kennedy? Because I feel he is our only answer right now"



    Delegate: "I think Carter's forgot us - he doesn't seem to relate to labour any more"



    Delegate:"Jimmy floats down the river - the workers are up the creek"



    Reporter:"President Carter may be getting a warm reception from Iowans on the banks of the Mississippi, but he's getting nothing but a cold shoulder from labour leaders meeting here"




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    Film ID:
    VLVABA2UH7VZ023K9AZ1929EHG7T5
    Media URN:
    VLVABA2UH7VZ023K9AZ1929EHG7T5
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/08/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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