× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Hunger in America / Food Banks #1030007

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Sep 02, 2012
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Jeff Glor) USDA estimates on hunger in America in 2012 noted.

(Los Angeles: Lee Cowan) The problems at the nation's food banks during election years examined; scenes shown from an Portland, Oregon, food bank run by the Snow-cap Community Charities. [At food bank, Nicole JOHNNIE††- says it is necessary.] [Snow-cap's director Judy ALLEY††- says people give to politics in presidential election years, not to charity.] [Oregon Food Bank CEO Janeen WADSWORTH†- says the cupboards will be bare.] [65-year-old Marsha STENBERG††- wants/need a job, so she has to come here.]

Glor, Jeff;
Cowan, Lee

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.