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Campaign 2012 / Obama vs. Romney / Medicare #1029081

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 18, 2012
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(The Villages, Florida: Ron Mott) The Medicare debate in the 2012 presidential election campaign featured; scenes shown from The Villages, Florida. [With his mother, vice presidential candidate Representative Paul RYAN - campaigns on the Medicare issue.] [In New Hampshire, President OBAMA - campaigns against the Republicans on Medicare.] [Carrying signs, WOMAN, retiree Bill ESSINGTON†- worry about Medicare.] [Voice of Mitt ROMNEY - speaks about Medicare.]

(Studio: Lester Holt; Washington: David Gregory) The Medicare conversation by the Republicans and the current take on Ryan being chosen as the Romney running mate discussed.

(Studio: Lester Holt) Further coverage of the campaign on "Meet the Press" noted.

Holt, Lester;
Mott, Ron;
Gregory, David

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