CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 03, 2000
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Studio: Ray Brady) Rising debt levels among college students reported; details given of granting permission to credit card companies to sign up students in exchange for money for the universities. [University of Tennessee Chancie PRESCOTT - says credit card companies call non-stop.] [Student Josh NELSON - says credit card companies give free t-shirts to people who sign up.] [Student Jennifer BLACKSHEEP - talks about credit card debt.] [Georgetown University Robert MANNING - says academia has been trying to hide the issue for a while; explains why credit card companies target students.]
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