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Campaign 2012 / Obama vs. Romney / Romney's Taxes #1028803

CNN Evening News for Friday, Aug 10, 2012
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The attacks by Democrat Senator Harry Reid on Mitt Romney's taxes and CNN's coverage of how five members of Congress are alleging Muslim inroads into the US government re-introduced; photos shown of Representatives Michele Bachmann, Louie Gohmert, Trent Franks, Thomas Rooney and Lynn Westmoreland. [August 2, REID - says the word is Romney has paid no taxes for 10 years.] [August 2, Senator John McCAIN - says occasionally Reid acts erratically and went over the line this time.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) August 2 discussion held with cNN's Paul Begala and Mary Matalin about Reid's charges about Romney's taxes. [BEGALA - defends Reid; raises the taxes issue: that Romney is hiding his tax returns.] [MATALIN - calls Reid's attack a sad thing; states this is a distraction from the campaign.]

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