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American Agenda (Economy: Bureaucracy of Welfare) #130707

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 11, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Oxnard, California: Carole Simpson) The paper chase in the bureaucracy of the welfare system examined; scenes shown from welfare office in Oxnard, California. [Carmen SANCHEZ - explains her needs.] Dehumanizing aspects of the welfare application process cited. [Ventura County welfare department James ISOM, Lupe SALDIVAR, Estella DURAN, supervisor Madge SCHAEFER - comment on threats, paperwork and the process.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Tomorrow's segment on welfare system in Delaware previewed.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Simpson, Carole
Duration:
00:04:40

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