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Carter California Trip / Mexican-Americans #264187

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 05, 1979
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(Studio) Carter's need to improve relationship with Mexican-American voters cited.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Los Angeles, California) Los Angeles, California, said fast becoming an Hispanic city. Rptd. that large Hispanic population has little political power. [L.A. resident Olga OROZCO - asks how many Hispanics are in higher office.] [One-Stop Immigration Center spokesperson Phillip CASTRUIDA - speaks of division of Spanish community by freeways and gerrymandering.] Mexican-Americans reported to earn less and have higher unemployment rate than Anglos.] [LA Board of Education member Julian NAVA - comments on Carter's attitude toward immigration from Mexico.]

Dow, David;
Schieffer, Bob

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