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In Depth (General Motors Strike) #624974

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 30, 1998
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Anne Thompson) Continued United Auto Workers strike of General Motors auto plants reported; chart of effects of strike on General Motors Corporation shown. [Car dealer Clint DAVIS - describes what things would normally be like.] [Analyst Diane SWONK - says GM's strike won't affect the economy much.] [Mother and employee Tammy FAWKES - says she wants to take care of the baby and bills.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Ramos Arizpe, Mexico: Jim Avila) Comparison of General Motors Corporation workers in United States and in Mexico reported; scenes shown in Flint, Michigan, and in Mexico of General Motors Corporation plants. [US GM worker Douglas YOUNG - tells how he went to work for GM; says he fears having his job move to Mexico.] [Mexico General Motors Corporation worker Jorge ARREVOLO (thru translator) - says he and his fellow workers don't let General Motors Corporation down; talks about his expenses; knows the difference between United States and Mexican pay scales.] [University of Michigan David COLE - says labor costs don't affect car prices much.]

Avila, Jim;
Brokaw, Tom;
Thompson, Anne

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