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CBS Evening News for Saturday, Dec 05, 1970
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(Studio) Trade bill may die in Congress
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) [Senator Charles PERCY - says United States must adjust to foreign competition.] [Senator Strom THURMOND - says government must protect Americans]
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

(Converse, SC) [Carl PRINCE - says mill was home.] Textile plants closing. [Annie EDWARDS - says worked 35 years, plant closed.] 100,000 textile workers unemployed.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher (narrates)

(Decatur, Illinois) [Hubert BAKER - says must export soybeans; trade war will hurt agriculture] 80% crop exported. [Archer Daniels Midland Corporation president Lowell ANDREAS - says soybean market needs foreign trade.]
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(DC) Congress must handle problem or give it to President
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

Mudd, Roger;
Plante, Bill;
Schoumacher, David

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