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San Francisco, California / Earthquake Aftermath / FEMA #125333

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 17, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(San Francisco: Gary Shepard) First anniversary of San Francisco earthquake featured; scenes shown of people who are still homeless now that their residential hotels have been torn down or boarded up due to earthquake damage. [Two homeless PEOPLE - say Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has refused to help them.] Ongoing battle between local defenders of the poor and FEMA detailed. [Legal aid lawyer Stephen RONFELDT, FEMA Lorri JEAN, Alameda County supervisors chairman Don PERATA - offer differing opinions on why FEMA agreement has not worked out.] [Homeless MAN - comments.]

Jennings, Peter;
Shepard, Gary

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