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Commentary (Illegal Aliens and Unions) #306147

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 03, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(No location given) Commentary concerns relationship between increase number illegal aliens in United States and unions; coalition of UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) and illegal aliens noted. [Union MBR. - defs. illegal aliens on picket line.] Reuben Padilla (an alias) cited as example [PADILLA - (thru translator) explains openly fighting for his labor cause.] Denial by Superior Industries International of knowingly hiring illegals and union's claims to the contrary discussed. [UAW local pres. Pete BELTBAN - describes working conditions for illegals.] [Eric MANN - elaborates.] [ALIEN - (thru translator) comments on Immigration Service's possible search for him.]
REPORTER: Bill Moyers

(Studio) Documentary on issue tonight announced.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Moyers, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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