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Protectionism #705841

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 12, 1985
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(S) President Reagan, expected to announce measures against countries practicing unfair trade measures with United States, said opposing protectionism.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Bipartisan Congressional support for protectionist policy & President’s response examined. [REAGAN - promotes tax reform.] [Sen. Robert DOLE - expects trade to be issue in Congress] Public relations campaign launched by textile & apparel industries reviewed; impact on such industries of rising imports under Reagan outlined on screen. [Former worker Eleanor KUHNS - asks Congress' help.] [Harmony Grove Mills, Inc. president Lam HARDMAN - will reconsider his past loyalty to Republican party.] [Worker Sue LOVELL - comments.] [Senator Strom THURMOND – does not trust administation on issue.]
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Reporter(s):
Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:30

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