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Decision 2012 / Obama vs. Romney #1025528

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 04, 2012
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(Studio: Kate Snow) Report introduced. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(White House: Kristen Welker) The activities of President Obama and presidential candidate Mitt Romney this 4th of July reviewed; scenes shown of a naturalization ceremony at the White House with Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano swearing in new citizens and of Romney in New Hampshire. [OBAMA – says we still need a Dream Act and America’s success demands immigration reform.] [ROMNEY – says requiring people to pay a fee for not buying health insurance is a tax.] [Earlier, Romney campaign adviser Eric FEHRNSTROM††- says Romney disagrees with the ruling that the mandate was a tax.] Obama’s upcoming bus tour with Republican Governors Tim Pawlenty and Bobby Jindal shadowing him noted.

Reporter(s):
Snow, Kate;
Welker, Kristen
Duration:
00:02:50

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