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CNN Evening News for Thursday, Sep 22, 2011
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The House vote defeating a bill to pay for running the government over the issue of disaster relief funding noted. [On YouTube, Rep. Eric CANTOR, Speaker of the House John BOEHNER - comment on the funding agreement.] Live discussion held with CNN's David Gergen and Gloria Borger over the possible government shutdown. [GERGEN - cites the implications of the inability of Congress to reach a deal; notes everyone here is in campaign mode and President Obama foresaw this; notes people's 401ks are being hit.] [BORGER - says the Republicans say we need to pay for the recent disasters and it will wind up with FEMA money being funded separately; notes the Republican candidates are opposed to even a debt ceiling so gridlock is in the offing because of the primary.]
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