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America Close Up (Welfare) #599276

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 06, 1994
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(New York: Sara James) The American problem of welfare reform examined by revisiting welfare recipients reported on by NBC News. [In 1992, 1987, 1970, 1977, Presidents George BUSH, Ronald REAGAN, Jimmy CARTER, Richard NIXON - promise welfare reform.] [NBC interviewees, Farmersville, Alabama, Gloria HOWARD, Chicago's Wanda MORRIS, Marsha KIRKHAM - comment on their welfare experience.] Approaches to reform on the state level cited as examples; statistics of welfare, workfare and President Clinton's administration's reforms cited. [Clinton welfare task force co- chair David ELLWOOD - comments.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
James, Sara
Duration:
00:03:30

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