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Campaign 2012 / South Carolina / A Discussion #1012540

CNN Evening News for Friday, Jan 20, 2012
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(College of Charleston: Anderson Cooper) The dirty tricks being used in South Carolina to counter former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich's momentum examined; fake e-mails sent to state Republicans about Gingrich and abortion quoted. [GINGRICH - calls this a dishonest campaign with manufactured material.]

(Washington: Tom Foreman) The history of dirty politics in South Carolina examined; details given about what was done to Rick Santorum; attack ads shown.

(College of Charleston: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's David Gergen and Gloria Borger about South Carolina politics. [GERGEN - assesses the South Carolina campaign with a barrage of negative ads; comments on the Gingrich surge as Romney's lead is collapsing and how it could become a two man race.] [BORGER - says the super PACs have taken up dirty tricks; assesses Representative Ron Paul's campaign.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Foreman, Tom

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