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(Studio) President Reagan reported lifting import quotas on shoes manufactured in Taiwan and S. Korea; details given.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(DC) Basis of President Carter's imposition of import restrictions on shoes recalled; claims of United States mfrs. outlined. [American Footwear Association spokesperson F.A. MEISTER - cites ultimate effect of lifting quotas.] Shoe industry's position compared to that of United States auto makers. [Commerce Secretary Malcolm BALDRIGE - defs. lifting of quotas.] Possible congress action considered.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine
- Levine, Irving R.;
- Mudd, Roger
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