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Eye On America (Jobs / United States Companies In Mexico) #343513

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 26, 1992
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Reynosa, Mexico: Bill Plante) Relocation of American companies to Mexico featured; scenes shown from border town of Reynosa, Mexico; example given of Springfield, Missouri, Zenith plant which is moving to Mexico. [Springfield Zenith worker Kimberly CLEMMONS - talks about her financial concerns.] Number of Mexicans who work for American companies, President Bush's administration's plans for a free trade agreement with Mexico noted. [Mexican WORKER - (thru translator) talks about her job.] [Springfield Zenith WORKER - says people are being exploited.] [Springfield Zenith worker Randy CONOWAY - talks about loss of the American dream.] [McAllen, Texas, economic development office Mike ALLEN - comments on competitiveness.]

Chung, Connie;
Plante, Bill

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