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ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 26, 1995
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Houston: Beth Nissen) The status of President Clinton's AmeriCorps, the national community service program whose financing is under attack by the Republicans, reviewed; scenes shown to illustrate the services that AmeriCorps workers perform. [AmeriCorps worker Brandi WATTS - comments.] The concern that not enough funding is coming from private sources noted. ["Serve Houston" president Martin COMINSKY - comments.] Letter from Senator Charles Grassley to Clinton about the program's cost quoted.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Nissen, Beth
Duration:
00:02:30

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