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Trade Bill #320852

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Apr 23, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) President Reagan's threat to veto trade bill reported Report introduced.

(DC: Terence Smith) Battle between Reagan and Congress over provision in trade bill that calls for companies to give employees 60-day notice before they close plant reported; details given, scenes shown. [In radio address, REAGAN - promises to veto bill.] Democrat response to Reagan's position noted. [Senator Robert BYRD - discusses big guys and little guys in industry] [Institution for International Econs. Jeffrey SCHOTT - says industry is concerned about further regulation by government] [Pol. analyst Kevin PHILLIPS - says Reagan doesn't like interference in trade; discusses possible impact of trade debate on Vice President George Bush's presidential campaign in '88.]

Smith, Terence;
Schieffer, Bob

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