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(Studio: Charles Gibson) A week-long series on how to fix the crumbling economy introduced; details given about unemployment in Elkhart, Indiana.
(Elkhart, Indiana: Bill Weir) How to fix the loss of jobs examined; scenes shown from Elkhart, where the RV plant closed in September; details given about the plans of President-elect Barack Obama's administration to make over the entire economy. [Unemployed volunteers Ed NEUFELDT, Chris JORDAN- comment.] [Former Labor Secretary Robert REICH- talks about green jobs.] [Mesirow Financial economist Diane SWONK, Columbia University economist professor Joseph STIGLITZ, Ivy Tech retraining student Annette SILVER, Sunrise Solar president Bill KEITH- comment on jobs.]
(Studio: Charles Gibson) Further coverage of the series noted.
- Gibson, Charles;
- Weir, Bill
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