African-American Unemployment Rate

Mr. Spriggs commented on the reduction of unemployment for blacks. He mentioned that it is disturbing that the ratio of black to… read more

Mr. Spriggs commented on the reduction of unemployment for blacks. He mentioned that it is disturbing that the ratio of black to white unemployment rate is 2 to 1. He explained that the economic recovery was the reason for the recent reduction in unemployment among African- Americans. He stated that what is disturbing is that there is a lack of wage equality between college educated blacks and whites. close

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  • William Spriggs Executive Director National Urban League->Institute for Opportunity and Equality

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African-American Unemployment Rate

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Program ID:
115122-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 13, 1998
Last Aired:
Dec 18, 1998

Airing Details

  • Nov 13, 1998 | 1:34am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 13, 1998 | 2:38pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 11, 1998 | 11:50am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 14, 1998 | 2:35pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 18, 1998 | 5:40pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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