North American Free Trade Agreement

The Senate Finance Committee heard testimony from U.S. Trade Representative Carla Hills on the recently completed North American Free Trade… read more

The Senate Finance Committee heard testimony from U.S. Trade Representative Carla Hills on the recently completed North American Free Trade Agreement. Issues brought up in the hearing included the agreement’s possible effects on the U.S. economy, U.S. employment and labor, and the environment in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Opponents of the free trade agreement claim the agreement would allow American companies to escape fair wage, labor and environmental regulations in the U.S. by moving their factories to Mexico. Ms. Hills defended the agreements' provisions concerning labor and environmental regulations. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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North American Free Trade Agreement

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Program ID:
32047-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 8, 1992
Last Aired:
Sep 12, 1992

Airing Details

  • Sep 08, 1992 | 2:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 08, 1992 | 8:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 09, 1992 | 4:35am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 12, 1992 | 1:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 12, 1992 | 11:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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