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Detroit / Economy Problems #239531

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 16, 1975
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(Studio) Nation's cities in terrible financial shape, incling. Detroit.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Detroit, Michigan) Detroit Mayor Coleman Young has problems; nearly 25% city's work force unemployed. City faces huge deficit for fiscal 1975: 1500 municipal employees must be laid off indefinitely so budget can be balanced. [YOUNG - says Detroit hard hit by economy crash. Detroit in depression now.] [Detroit police officers association president Ron SEXTON - believes crime to sky-rocket in Detroit; city can't afford to have less policemen on street.]
REPORTER: Randy Daniels

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Daniels, Randy
Duration:
00:01:50

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