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Economy: Unemployment / Benefits #137247

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 06, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Monthly unemployment figures cited.

(New York: Stephen Aug) Fate of workers whose employment benefits are running out examined; statistics cited. [Former art collection supervisor Lois WAGNER - comments.] [Before Joint Economic Committee, unemployed mechanic Robert SIMPSON - says he would like to talk to President Bush.] [Center for Budget and Policy Priorities Issac SHAPIRO - cites the lack of federal aid.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statement from Democratic leaders that they will try to push legislation through Congress to extend jobless benefits reported.

Aug, Stephen;
Jennings, Peter

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