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Economy: North American Free Trade Agreement / Clinton / The Opposition #145252

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 04, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: Brit Hume) Decision by President Clinton to confront Ross Perot over his opposition to the North American Free Trade Agreement featured. [United We Stand, America PEROT - calls NAFTA dead on arrival.] [CLINTON - suggests a debate with the vice president; defends treaty.] [Representative J. Roy ROWLAND, Senator John BREAUX - defend local interests.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Centralia, Illinois: Tom Foreman) American workers' concern that NAFTA will cause the loss of American jobs examined; scenes shown from a candy bar factory in Centralia, Illinois. The opposition of organized labor and the support of corporate America outlined. [Factory worker Calvin MILLER, Teamsters Local 50 John GREEN - oppose NAFTA.] Lee Iacocca's television ad shown. [Leaf, Incorporated, president Jim HANLON - aims for the Mexican market.]

Reporter(s):
Foreman, Tom;
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:05:30

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