NBC Evening News for Friday, Jul 10, 1981
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(Studio) Walkout by Massachusetts state employees due to lack of pay for past 2 weeks reported; background to situation recalled.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Quincy, Massachusetts) Massachusetts walkout said example of budget problems affecting state govts. across the nation; general financial problems in several states described. [Welfare MOTHER - notes effort to live.] [Diana POLK - notes emotional impact of economy] Situation said expected to worsen in the fall when President Reagan's budget cuts take effect.
REPORTER: Jim Cummins
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