|The longer the depression lasts, the higher the percentage of total unemployed we get on relief. That is, if ten people are unemployed in 1930, only one goes on relief; in 1931, if there are still ten people unemployed, two are on relief, and in 1931, if one is employed, there nevertheless will be three on the relief rolls. >>more...>>
Title: Hopkins Press Conference, 3/7/35
Author: Hopkins, Harry L.
Source: National Archives
Date: March 7, 1935
Publisher: WPA Papers
Type: Press Conference
- Work Relief
Notes: Record Group 69, Series 737, Box 4. Box 5.