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Liberty City Study #540287

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Oct 19, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(Miami, Florida) Study's findings that victims of Liberty City race riots never received designated federal disaster funds examined; Jack Rambeau cited as example [RAMBEAU - notes money was sent to community, but he never received any.] Death toll and economy impact of riots recalled. [Willie CALHOUN - recalls inability to receive federal loans as promised.] Amt. of federal funds promised and that actually distributed, primarily outside riot area, discussed. [Sam MASON - believes black businessmen were overwhelmed by bureaucracy; explains.] [Small Bus. Admin. spokesperson Patricia McCARTNEY - defs. government's handling of applications. [RAMBEAU, CALHOUN - don't believe government's promises.]
REPORTER: Peter Kent

Chung, Connie;
Kent, Peter

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