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Economy / Unemployment #538462

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jul 06, 1984
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(Studio) June unemployment rate reported; political implications for President Reagan noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) Last month's figs. examined; related statistics outlined on screen. [Atlantic Research spokesperson George OSS, Popeye's Chicken spokesperson Dino JIMENEZ - describe their growing business] Unemployment since Reagan took of c. graphed on screen. [REAGAN - praises administration's economy policies.] [Carter administration official Charles SCHULTZE - denies both inflation and unemployment were reduced in same period as claimed by President; explains.]
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

(Studio) Unemployment drop for black youth reported.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Miami, Florida) Special jobs programs for black youth such as Jacqueline Brown examined. [BROWN - is grateful.] Statistics for black and white teenagers graphed on screen. [Econ. Paul OSTERMAN - notes blacks are still at bottom.] [NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) executive director Benjamin HOOKS - considers unemployment rates among black youth too high.]
REPORTER: Dennis Murphy

Brokaw, Tom;
Levine, Irving R.;
Murphy, Dennis

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