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Welfare Protest / Ohio #444129

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 11, 1969
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(Studio) Protest against welfare program in Columbus, Ohio ran throughout evening.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Columbus, Ohio) 600 marched on State House; protest welfare dribble. Want more money and program revamped. Ohio says increased dependent children's welfare 200% in past 5 years Cntry.'s cut share of welfare in 1/2. Welfare recipients angry. Governor James Rhodes said welfare wouldn't be increased. Protesters wouldn't go home when Governor wouldn't do anything. State Patrol arrests 23.
REPORTER: Steve Delaney

Delaney, Steve;
Huntley, Chet

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