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American Agenda (Campaign '92: Poor Children Issue) #143572

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 22, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Crittenden County, Arkansas: Rebecca Chase) The question of what the two presidential candidates, President Bush and Democratic presidential candidate Bill Clinton, have done to help poor children examined; scenes shown from Crittenden County, Arkansas, where infant health care and preschool education are looked at to compare their positions on the issues. [BUSH - cites immunization and WIC funding.] [Pediatric nurse Vickie VON BACHMAN - backs WIC.] [In the past and on the campaign trail, CLINTON - comments.] [BUSH - backs Head Start.] [Head Start teacher Maggie PRATER - comments.] [CLINTON - comments on early education.] The records of both men on these two issues reviewed.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Tomorrow's segment announced.

Chase, Rebecca;
Jennings, Peter

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