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Los Angeles Riots / Blame on Democratic Social Programs #866839

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, May 05, 1992
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(Studio: Susan Rook) Political blame game for Los Angeles riots; Marlen Fitzwater, White House Spokesman points figure at Democratic social programs of 1960s.

(Washington: Deborah Potter) Food stamps and riots in L.A. part of the legacy of social programs; Critics like the White House say social programs fostered dependency and a lack of respect; Question of whether the Great Society was a failure; Time to stop the blame game. [Interviews with Edward CRANE, Cato Institute; Unnamed CITIZENS; Ronald WATERS, Howard University, Political Scientist; William BENNETT, Former Education Secretary; Remarks from Mario CUOMO, Governor (D) New York; John SEYMOUR, Senator (R) California.]

Potter, Deborah

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