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Economy: College Academic Earmarking #352628

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 15, 1993
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Reality Check story introduced.

(Washington: Eric Engberg) The trail of United States tax dollars followed to colleges in the home states of Congressmen using "earmarking" to get college grants examined; scenes shown from tiny Wheeling Jesuit College. [Representative George BROWN - attributes the funding to those like Senator Robert Byrd.] Statistics on academic earmarking cited. [Transportation Department inspector general A. Mary SCHIAVO - cites the cost of college training of 35 air traffic controllers.]

Chung, Connie;
Engberg, Eric

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