ACORN Internal Investigation

ACORN (Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now) chief executive officer Bertha Lewis talked about the organization’s… read more

ACORN (Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now) chief executive officer Bertha Lewis talked about the organization’s internal probe following accusations of inappropriate behavior by some ACORN employees, federal government investigations, and a vote in Congress to cut off federal funding to the group. The group came under scrutiny after hidden-camera videos surfaced showing ACORN workers apparently advising a couple posing as a prostitute and a pimp to lie about their profession to receive housing assistance. Ms. Lewis responded to questions from reporters. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Lewis, Bertha Chief Executive Officer Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN)
  • Salant, Jonathan D. President (Former) National Press Club

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ACORN Internal Investigation

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Program ID:
289306-1
Category:
National Press Club
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 6, 2009
Last Aired:
Oct 15, 2009

Airing Details

  • Oct 06, 2009 | 9:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 06, 2009 | 11:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 07, 2009 | 2:20am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 07, 2009 | 7:18am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 07, 2009 | 10:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 14, 2009 | 11:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 15, 2009 | 5:43am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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