Take Those Free Trade Ideas And Use Them At Home

Now that the Clinton Administration has won a victory for the North American Free Trade Agreement and competition in international markets, it's time to do the same for domestic markets ("Sweet victory," Top of the News, Nov. 29). It won't be easy to give up the price controls and other antimarket elements in the proposed health-care-reform package, but let's hope these new converts to free-market economics have the strength to admit their mistake.

Tony Lima

Hayward, Calif.

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