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American Agenda (High Definition Television) #123508

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 06, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(NYC: Kathleen deLaski) High definition television featured; details given of development of this technology in Japan while research in United States lags behind; scenes shown. [Representative Ed MARKEY - comments.] [At Japanese trade show, two PEOPLE - comment.] Issue of government financing versus funding by private sector of research into high definition television explained. [Zenith president Jerry PEARLMAN - comments.] Impact of application of this technology to other areas noted. [Commerce Secretary Robert MOSBACHER - says United States is built on private sector and entrepreneurs.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
deLaski, Kathleen
Duration:
00:04:30

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