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American Agenda (Economy: Welfare System) #132774

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 19, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Portland: Carole Simpson) Program to get welfare-dependent young mothers into a position of self-sufficiency examined; details given of this "New Chance" pilot project that provides support services to welfare mothers; classroom scenes shown. [On '92 campaign trail, Republican David DUKE, Governor Bill CLINTON - call for revision of welfare.] [New Chance students, in Lexington, Kentucky, Tanya TURLEY, in Portland, OR, Kathleen HARE, Manpower Demo Research Group Judith GUERON - talk about the program.]

Jennings, Peter;
Simpson, Carole

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