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Economy: Unemployment / Statistics #331114

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 07, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Labor Department's November unemployment figures cited. Report introduced.

(New York: Richard Threlkeld) Charges that government is undercounting nation's jobless and poor examined; details given of outdated measuring systems; Urban Institution estimate of nation's homeless cited; scenes shown from Chicago's Duncan YMCA and from 1950's "Harvest of Shame". [Single mother Teresa LLOYD, United States Congress Joint Economic Committee Patricia RUGGLES, Labor Research Association Greg TARPINIAN, unemployed MAN, Representative Tony HALL - comment.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Threlkeld, Richard
Duration:
00:04:00

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