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Economy: North American Free Trade Agreement / Congress / Mexican Factories #144911

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 14, 1993
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(White House: Michele Norris) The campaign before this week's vote on the North American Free Trade Agreement featured; vote total estimates cited. [On "This Week with David Brinkley", Treasury Secretary Lloyd BENTSEN, opponent Representative David BONIOR - predict the results.] [ABC News political director Hal BRUNO - talks about the politics.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Seattle: Ron Claiborne) Two members of Congress trying to decide on their NAFTA vote featured; scenes shown of them with their Washington state constituents. [Representative Maria CANTWELL - comes out in support of NAFTA.] [Representative Jim McDERMOTT - says he is undecided.] Position of Ross Perot on NAFTA noted. [PEROT - campaigns against NAFTA.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Mexico City: Mark Potter) The concern about NAFTA in small factories in Mexico examined; scenes shown from a Mexico City, Mexico, plastic goods factory. [Maintenance supervisor David JAIMES, company owner Roberto TAMAYO - (thru translator) offer views on NAFTA.]

Reporter(s):
Claiborne, Ron;
Norris, Michele;
Potter, Mark;
Simpson, Carole
Duration:
00:05:30

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