Biz eyes boost via bills on Hill

Crabtree, Susan
July 2004
Variety;7/12/2004, Vol. 395 Issue 8, p7
Trade Publication
Reports on the proposed legislation by U.S. Representative Karen McCarthy (D-Mo.) covering overseas film production. Impact of overseas film production on the U.S. economy; Provisions of the bill; Comment of McCarthy on the effects of film production on local businesses.


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