Rice & Roses #1306 : Reaganomics Keeps Us in Line

Chris Conybeare takes a look at how the Unemployment Insurance Office in Honolulu operates during the Reagan administration. Reduced staffing, budget cuts, and increased unemployment numbers add to the pressures faced by the staff who themselves face uncertainty about their own jobs. Recorded February 7, 1983. Includes interviews with Tom Mayeda, Douglas Odo, Joshua Agsalud, Beverly Hamada, Lorraine O. Shields, Chester C. Y. Kunitake, and Tom Lonergan.

Languages: English


  • Public affairs

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