Interview with Senator Roxanne Jones

You were telling me on the phone about the Poor People's Campaign being good 'cause it was going to force the government to do some things. What sorts of things would happen to poor people coming to Washington to force the government--


Well I felt like, that, that with people coming to Washington, addressing the government, talking about jobs, job opportunities, that this would happen. And out of that area some jobs did come forth. Yes indeed, job training came about, you know. We have different, ah, ah, ah, organizations that were able to get into different programs, there were people worked that had never worked before. And I think all that helped.