National Community Service Legislation

In an excerpt from the session of the House of Representatives, members debated H.R. 2010, the National and Community Service Trust Act,… read more

In an excerpt from the session of the House of Representatives, members debated H.R. 2010, the National and Community Service Trust Act, which would establish a corporation for national service initiatives. The act would grant the corporation the ability to reward participants in the national service programs with funding credits applicable towards higher education. Supporters claimed the bill would open educational opportunities for the economically disadvantaged while providing an important labor force for the country, while opponents claimed the program was the establishment of another expensive entitlement program. close

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National Community Service Legislation

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Program ID:
48027-1
Category:
House Highlight
Format:
House Highlight
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 07, 1993 | 5:14am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Aug 07, 1993 | 1:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Aug 07, 1993 | 5:14am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 07, 1993 | 1:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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