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Office of Economic Opportunity Cuts / Child Care #227635

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 15, 1973
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(Studio) Office of Economic Opportunity cuts being attacked in Congress
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Jose, California) Connie Wilson and Barbara Heath both work. Make less than $100/wk. Keep children in antipoverty day care center, otherwise couldn't afford to work. Center charges $7/wk. Nixon budget cuts closing center [HEATH - says might have to go on welfare if center closes.] [Kaaren STREETMAN - says many mothers can't afford private child care for children.] Streetman leads demonstration protesting possible closing child care centers.
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

Cronkite, Walter;
Threlkeld, Richard

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