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Workfare (Part II) #100927

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 13, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) "Los Angeles Times" correction to President Reagan's claims of success with workfare program when he was California governor noted.

(San Diego, California: Richard Threlkeld) California's current approach to workfare examined. [Job Search instructor Jamie JONES - cites need to make classes mandatory.] [Participant Rene RIVERA - is encouraged.] [JONES - comments.] [Heritage Fndn. spokesperson South Anna KONDRATAS, California state representative Art AGNOS - debate issue.] Details of workfare program designed by Agnos outlined, discussed. [Sylvester PRICE - praises his experience with workfare.] [Toni KOTHE - agrees.] ABC News-"Washington Post" poll on public attitude toward workfare outlined on screen. [Manpower Democrat Research spokesperson Judith GUERON, Center for Budget and Policy Priorities spokesperson Robert GREENSTEIN - comment.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Threlkeld, Richard
Duration:
00:05:10

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