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Economy: North American Free Trade Agreement / Gore-Perot Debate / Perot Phenomenon #145321

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 09, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: Brit Hume) Tonight's debate over the North American Free Trade Agreement between Vice President Al Gore and Ross Perot previewed; scenes shown from the Capital while the lobbying efforts are outlined. [GORE, PEROT, Senator Phil GRAMM, Representatives Richard GEPHARDT, Newt GINGRICH, Dan GLICKMAN, Pat BUCHANAN, President CLINTON - talk about NAFTA.] Clinton's latest deal to get Congressional votes noted.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jim Wooten) The continuing Perot phenomenon examined; lots of scenes of Perot shown. [Five PEOPLE, disc jockey Don IMUS, PEROT, CLINTON - offer views on Perot.] [PEROT - calls NAFTA dead on arrival.] [Author Harry HURT - points out that Perot has taken the opposition reins from the Republican Party.] Question raised as to whether Perot will run for the presidency again.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statement from Perot System president Mort Meyerson that NAFTA would be good for the United States and the company mentioned.

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Wooten, Jim

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