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Welfare Reform #314469

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 24, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Lesley Stahl) Welfare reform proposals of National Govs. Association, Congress and President Reagan examined; details given, scenes shown. [REAGAN - announces plan.] [Governor Mario CUOMO - cites failure of system.] Apparent impact on White House of CBS News documentary by Bill Moyers mentioned; scenes from "the Vanishing Family, Crisis in America" shown. [President aide Chas. HOBBS - explains documentary's significance.] [Governor Michael DUKAKIS - criticizes administration's proposal.] [Senator Robert DOLE - notes political benefits to Reagan of issue in midst of Iran arms scandal.] [Senator Dan. MOYNIHAN - comments.]

Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley

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