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CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jan 23, 1982
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(Studio) Ronald Reagan statement at news conference with regard to unfilled jobs recalled.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(DC) [At conf., REAGAN - refers to number of help-wanted ads in Sunday paper.] Type of ads analyzed. Only 2 pages of ads said for unskilled. [MEN - do not find newspaper ads very helpful.] [Empl. service manager Lynda KOST - says there are no jobs available for most blue-collar applicants.] [REAGAN - notes need for helping people become skilled.] Effect on federal jobs training programs of budget cuts noted. CETA (Comprehensive Employment and Training Act) cited. [DC Mayor Marion BARRY - notes need for training funds.] [Department of Labor Albert ANGRISANI - speaks of new approach to federal job training, involving employers.] Want ads said offering little hope to most unemployed, who are unskilled. "DC Post" mentioned.
REPORTER: Marya McLaughlin

McLaughlin, Marya;
Schieffer, Bob

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