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Housing For The Poor / Newark, New Jersey #167050

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 02, 1996
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Senator Bob Dole's alternative to public housing noted.

(Newark, New Jersey: Ned Potter) President Clinton's administration's policy of housing for the poor examined; scenes shown of demolition of the last of the Christopher Columbus homes in Newark, New Jersey. [Secretary of US Housing and Urban Development Henry CISNEROS - says the high-rises do not work.] The view that housing of a different nature will work detailed; scenes shown from the new Newark townhouse-style projects. [Resident Karen ALLEN, Takiesha THOMPSON, Diane HERNANDEZ - offer differing opinions on whether the new government projects will work.]

Reporter(s):
Potter, Ned;
Simpson, Carole
Duration:
00:02:20

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