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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Oil Impact #130556

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 30, 1990
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Marshall, Minnesota: Charles Thomas) Increases in prices of gasohol, or ethanol, since Iraq's invasion of Kuwait despite fact that there is no oil in gasohol examined; various scenes shown to illustrate production and use of ethanol. [DRIVER - comments.] [Minnesota Corn Processors Larry SCHIAVO - says industry is opportunistic, not price gouging.] [Farmer Terry GEEKAN - opposes prices.] [Minnesota agriculture commissioner Jim NICHOLS - says ethanol marketers did not have to raise prices.]

Donaldson, Sam;
Thomas, Charles

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