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Special Assignment (Immigration : The People) #72958

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 30, 1981
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(Studio) Anchor comments on use of "guest worker" phrase in new policy.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Nogales, Arizona) Origins of most illegal aliens in United States outlined; Mexican alien Guillermo Cervantes and family cited as example Details of their situation given. [Manzo Council spokesperson Margo COWAN - notes inability of aliens to utilize soc. services they've paid for.] Exploitation of illegal aliens discussed; incring. number of immigrants from Central America examined. Arizona's border patrol efforts outlined. [Patrol spokesperson Leon RING - comments on difficulty posed by aliens' multiple returns to US.] Purpose of government's new amnesty program and its potential effect considered.

(Studio) Further discussion of issue on tonight's "Nightline" announced.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

Dale, Al;
Koppel, Ted;
Reynolds, Frank

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