NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 11, 1980
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(Studio) Continued arrival of refugees, not only from Cuba, in Dade Cnty., Florida, which incls. Miami and Miami Beach, and federal government's lack of aid noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Miami, Florida) Safety and sanitation conditions at Dade Cnty. refugee camps and hotels hsing. Cuban refugees outlined; films shown. Efforts by city official Rowland Rodriguez to locate homeless noted. [RODRIGUEZ - comments.] Hsing. shortage noted reaching county jail; details given. Carter administration's official welcome of refugees and administration's lack of financial aid to local govts. currently financial the problem noted. [Miami Beach official Hal COHEN - comments.] Estimated number of new refugee arrivals monthly mentioned.
REPORTER: Ike Seamans