Search the Archive

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

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 26, 1992
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(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.]

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie;
Plante, Bill
Duration:
00:04:20

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.