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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.
(Studio: David Muir) A new government report on the staggering increase of the number of Americans living in poverty examined; statistics on poverty cited; scenes shown of tents at a Los Angeles rescue mission and from a video of high school students. [Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Line John BOUMAN- comments on poverty.] [Teen Chris SHOLTENS- says he eats at school.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Live interview held with Ariel Investments president Mellody Hobson about the poverty. [HOBSON - talks about the poverty numbers and the number of jobs needed to lower unemployment; states the importance is "innovation" as with Apple computers.]
- Sawyer, Diane;
- Muir, David
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