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Campaign 2012 / Obama vs. Romney / Unemployment #1032476

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 05, 2012
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The unemployment rate when Ronald Reagan was elected president and unemployment under President Obama compared; graphs shown.

(Cleveland: Nancy Cordes) The good economic news for Obama’s campaign featured. [In Virginia and Cleveland, OBAMA – mentions the drop in the unemployment rate.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(St. Petersburg, Florida: Jan Crawford) Presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s criticism of Obama’s handling of the economy featured. [ROMNEY – talks about the “real reality”; says the middle class is being squeezed.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Romney’s remark on Fox News that he was wrong in saying that he doesn’t care about the 47 percent who don’t pay taxes noted. The viewership for this week’s presidential debate cited.

Pelley, Scott;
Cordes, Nancy;
Crawford, Jan

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