ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 27, 1984
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(Studio) Senator reported postponing debate on President Reagan's proposed lower minimum wage for teenagers.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Tuskegee, Alabama) Controversy here over proposed minimum wage for minors examined; projected teenage unemployment here this summer noted. [Mayor Johnny FORD - fears problems without jobs for youth.] Details of proposed wage outlined on screen. [Burger King owner George WILLIAMS - feels new wage would benefit youth.] [Construction worker Billy WATSON - thinks all workers should receive same wage for same job.] [TEENS - will accept lower wage.]
REPORTER: Rebecca Chase
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