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Welfare Reform / Republican Bill / Unwed Fathers #158290

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 13, 1995
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(Studio: Barbara Walters) Tenets of the Republican welfare reform bill outlined on screen.

(Manassas, Virginia: Michele Norris) State-level efforts to involve unmarried fathers in the finances caring for their children featured; statistics on child support collections in Virginia cited as an example. [Prince William Hospital Kozie PHIBBS, unwed father Albert SHEETS, Virginia child support enforcement Mike HENRY - talk about paternity issues.] The position of the Republicans' "Contract with America" on welfare, paternity and child support noted. Measures suggested by President Clinton's administration for dealing with deadbeat dads mentioned.

Norris, Michele;
Walters, Barbara

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