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Decision 2012 / Obama vs. Romney / PBS Fight #1032469

NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 05, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The uproar over presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s vow to cut funding to PBS if elected reviewed; the federal government’s contribution to the Corp. for Public Broadcasting cited. [In presidential debate, ROMNEY – says he’s not going to spend money on things to borrow from China to pay for it.] [President OBAMA – jokes about Romney cracking down on “Sesame Street” and Big Bird.] [2 PARENTS – react.] [PBS CEO Paula KERGER††- says it seems really strange.]
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Williams, Brian
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00:02:40

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