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Prospects for the Bird Commission report

The Story


Reporter Ron Collister assesses the chances of the 1970 report's recommendations being adopted and Commissioner Florence Bird talks about some of the most difficult parts of the job.

Medium: Television
Broadcast Date: Dec. 12, 1970
Program: Update
Host: John O'Leary
Reporter: Ron Collister
Guests: Mrs. John (Florence) Bird
Duration: 4:29

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