• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT NIXON'S ORDER TUESDAY FOR WHOLESALE-LEVEL RATIONING OR +ALLOCATION+ OF ROPANE GAS AND HOME HEATING OILS THIS WINTER TO ASSURE EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION TO HOMES, HOSPITALS, FARMERS AND OTHERS WAS IMMEDIATELY CRITICIZED BY TWO DEMOCRATIC SENATORS.

  • Description


    SHOWS: SENATOR HUMPHREY, OF MINNESOTA, SAID HE WAS HOPEFUL AND GRATEFUL FOR THE ALLOCATION ORDER BUT THAT IT SHOULD HAVE BEEN DONE TWO OR THREE MONTHS AGO. HE ALSO COMPLAINED THAT THE ORDER DID NOT LIST ANY PRIORITIES. SENATOR ALDAI STEVENSON THE THIRD, OF ILLINOIS, SAID NIXON HAD THE AUTHORITY TO TAKE SUCH ACTION LAST APRIL, AND THAT TODAY + ALL WE HAVE IS AN ANNOUNCEMENT, + HE SAID THE MORE WILL BE TOO LITTLE AND TOO LATE TO BE VERY EFFECTIVE.




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    Background: PRESIDENT NIXON'S ORDER TUESDAY FOR WHOLESALE-LEVEL RATIONING OR +ALLOCATION+ OF ROPANE GAS AND HOME HEATING OILS THIS WINTER TO ASSURE EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION TO HOMES, HOSPITALS, FARMERS AND OTHERS WAS IMMEDIATELY CRITICIZED BY TWO DEMOCRATIC SENATORS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAK13BHTCQEZLVDGH82D1G925K
    Media URN:
    VLVAAK13BHTCQEZLVDGH82D1G925K
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/10/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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