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In Depth (401K Retirement / Corporate Theft) #603649

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 28, 1995
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(New York: Mike Jensen) The Labor Department investigation into corporate theft of employees 401(k) retirement plans at United States companies featured; details given of the investigations. [Secretary of Labor Robert REICH - reads the charges facing Thomas Brown from Winom Tool and Die Company] Thieving company executives who stole employee retirement money shown. [Christopher Messner's attorney Arthur DONATO - gives the details of Messner's theft.] [Southside Health Dr. Dwight JONES - comments on the return of the money.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Retiree John Delessio's loss of 58,000 in his 401(k) that the company he worked for stole presented. [DELESSIO - tells his retirement losses.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Jensen, Mike

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