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New Jersey / Welfare Reform #583099

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 14, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(East Orange, New Jersey: Stan Bernard) New Jersey welfare reform legislation featured. [Welfare mother Cindy Rhett BARNES, ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) Deborah ELLIS - express concern.] [New Jersey state assemblyman Wayne BRYANT - talks about welfare dependency.] [In November 1991, then Louisiana gubernatorial candidate David DUKE - talks about welfare system.] Map shown of states which made welfare cutbacks last year; cutbacks in Michigan, planned cutbacks in California mentioned. [In December 1991, California Governor Pete WILSON - talks about spending.]

Reporter(s):
Bernard, Stan;
Brokaw, Tom
Duration:
00:02:40

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