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Economy: Auto Industry / Ford Taurus / Clinton Auto Summit #589383

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 06, 1993
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(Studio: Jane Pauley) Announcement that the Ford Taurus beat out Honda as the best-selling car in the United States reported.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) President-elect Bill Clinton's summit meeting with auto executives and UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) president Owen Bieber featured; scenes shown from Little Rock, where the industry's needs were discussed. [March 12, CLINTON - talks about the auto industry.] [Ford Motor Company Harold POLING, Representative John DINGELL - cite the industry's needs.] [August 21, CLINTON - outlines his position on mileage standards.] [POLING - cites health care costs.]

(Studio: Jane Pauley) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: George Lewis) The talk of a turnaround in the domestic auto industry examined; auto show scenes shown. [Industry analyst Philip FRICKE, J.D. Power and Associates John FERRON - comment on the state of the industry.] [Two car CUSTOMERS - list what they want in cars.] [Ford dealer Ken ALDERSON - comments.]

Lewis, George;
Mitchell, Andrea;
Pauley, Jane

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