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US Steel Industry / Carter Plan #273093

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 30, 1980
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(Studio) President Carter reported announcing proposals to aid United States steel industry regain ground lost to Japan and West Europe.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Carter's plan outlined. [CARTER - comments.] Specifics of plan discussed, listed on screen; response to plan by Fran Debrowski, bead of National Resources Defense Council quoted. Carter's claim that plan is independent of election year pols. quoted.
REPORTER: Jed Duvall

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Chicago, Illinois) Factors contributing to current state of steel industry outlined. [Economist Beryl SPRINKEL - comments.] No. of unemployed steel workers mentioned. [Reginald MOORE, Pecora HUGHES - comment on Carter's proposals.] Plan's goal for easing of foreign competition outlined; criticism of action by some economists discussed.
REPORTER: Bob McNamara

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Duvall, Jed;
McNamara, Bob
Duration:
00:03:50

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