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Washington, DC / City In Crisis #169250

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 18, 1997
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(Studio: Deborah Roberts) Proposal by President Clinton's administration that the government take over the debt of Washington, DC, noted.

(Washington: Carole Simpson) The bankrupt city of Washington featured; scenes shown to illustrate the problems. [District of Columbia Delegate Eleanor Holmes NORTON, resident Lucy GRAY, Mayor Marion BARRY - comment on conditions in the city.] The fiscal actions of the control board that took over administering the city in 1995 outlined. [DC Financial Control Board Andrew BRIMMER - says we hope to stop the rate of deterioration.]

Roberts, Deborah;
Simpson, Carole

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