CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 21, 1984
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REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Port Arthur, Texas) Port Arthur, Texas, scenes-shown. Numbers of laid-off workers from Texaco refinery noted. Dwindling number employers at refineries along Texas-LA coast featured. [Econ. Bernard WEINSTEIN - notes closing of American refineries.] US refineries said outmoded by those in Mideast. Similarity between oil industry and steel industry noted. [WOMAN - speaks to laid-off workers.] Impact of Texaco layoff on Port Arthur area remarked. [WEINSTEIN - advises diversification.] [Laid-off Texaco WORKERS - comment on plight.]
REPORTER: Martha Teichner
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