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 white… read more

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 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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