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California / Mexican Migrant Workers #582954

NBC Evening News for Monday, Sep 30, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(San Diego: George Lewis) Mexican migrant workers in California featured; scenes shown; details given of their work and encampments near San Diego, California. [Migrant worker Epifanio MARTINEZ - says they can't afford an apartment.] Affluent whites' dislike of having poor Latinos as neighbors noted. [Encinitas, California, Mayor Gail HANO - says the citizens of Encinitas don't have a responsibility towards the undocumented.] [Encampment minister Reverend Rafael MARTINEZ - says it is the migrant workers that do the hard work.] Epifanio Martinez shown playing guitar for Catholic service. [Epifanio MARTINEZ - comments.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Lewis, George

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