CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 09, 1992
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Vidalia, Georgia: Erin Hayes) Child labor featured; historical photos and current scenes shown of child laborers. [Child laborers "BENITO" and "FRANK" - give their ages.] [13-year-old Angel PEREZ - talks about skipping school to work.] Scenes shown of New York City garment industry sweatshop where children work. [New York state department of labor Paul KALKA, Florida social worker Dora CRUZ - talk about child workers.] [Child WORKER - comments.] Cutbacks in Labor Department child labor investigations noted. [Dr. Dennis PENZEL - says children shouldn't be allowed to work in fields and be exposed to pesticides.] [Secretary of Labor Lynn MARTIN - talks about burdening businesses.] Martin's opposition to bill to end illegal child labor recalled.
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.