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United States Deindustrialization / Part III #286367

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 12, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Los Angeles, California) Transition from industrialization in United States to high technology examined; Gregory Shaw's case cited as example [SHAW - feared unemployment.] [PEOPLE - would like to be retrained.] [University of Michigan spokesperson Lou FERMAN - notes hurdles faced by blue collar workers for training in high technology] [SHAW - recalls academic problems encountered.] [Martin DOUGLAS - acknowledges intimidation.] Retraining programs of General Motors in California and emphasis by fed. government mentioned. [REAGAN - calls for preparation for transition to high tech.] [Representative Augustus HAWKINS - calls for caring for the victim.] [FERMAN - notes dangers faced by middle age unemployed.] [SHAW - wants to continue working.]
REPORTER: Linda Douglass

Douglass, Linda;
Rather, Dan

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