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Social Service Cutbacks / Migrant Workers #228306

CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 27, 1973
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(Studio) Govt. social service cutbacks being felt across country.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Keyes, California) DC, over last decade, has spent millions training farm workers to become farmers. But Office of Economic Opportunity going out of business, and Office of Economic Opportunity chief Howard Phillips has proposed dropping program and handing over remaining funds to states. Some migrant farm workers convinced states will never help migrants. [Farm coop manager David PALOMONTES - says farm workers might revolt.] [Rancho Del Sol spokesperson Mike ANGELO - says will go to Washington, DC and tell people how well migrant farm has been doing. Wants to know why program being dropped.] [PALOMONTES - says nobody can take ranch from migrants.]
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

Mudd, Roger;
Threlkeld, Richard

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