Homelessness and Poverty
Assistant Secretary Cuomo and Ms. Gore discussed homelessness in the U.S. and especially New York city. Ms. Gore analyzed… read more
Assistant Secretary Cuomo and Ms. Gore discussed homelessness in the U.S. and especially New York city. Ms. Gore analyzed the need for government reform to provide homeless persons with federal aid and make poverty a “thing of the past.” close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Andrew Cuomo Assistant Secretary Department of Housing and Urban Development->Planning
- Tipper Gore Spouse Albert "Al" Gore Jr.
- Roy Priest Director Department of Housing and Urban Development->Economic Development
- Peter Vallone Chairman New York, NY->City Council
Homeless Shelter Tour
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