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US-Canada / Trade Agreement #111927

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 02, 1988
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(Studio: Barry Serafin) Report introduced.

(Palm Springs, California: Sheilah Kast) Signing of free trade agreement between Canada and United States reported [Prime Min. Brian MULRONEY - calls it historic day.] President Reagan reported signing pact during vacation at home of Walter Annenberg. Impact of trade agreement outlined on screen. Protest against pact by Canadian automobile workers at border reported; details given, scenes shown. [PROTESTER - says Canadians want to keep own identification] Parliamentary opposition to plan detailed. [Liberal party leader John TURNER - calls agreement a sellout.] [In radio address, voice of REAGAN - calls protectionist measures backward looking.] Reagan's opposition to omnibus trade bills reported

Kast, Sheilah;
Serafin, Barry

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