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Politics: Budget Cuts / The Lawmakers / A Discussion #1039580

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Feb 28, 2013
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The ongoing blame game in the impending automatic budget cuts re-introduced; details given about the politics between President Obama and Congress.

(Washington: Dana Bash) How the members of the House are leaving town as the budget cuts kick in tomorrow reviewed; scenes shown from the steps of Congress where the rerporter interviewd departing folk. [Representatives Tim GRIFFIN, Richard HANNA†, Richard HUDSON†, Jim RENACCI†, Adam SMITH†, Eliot ENGEL†, Peter KING†- comment on leaving town.] How no progress is expected tomorrow discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) An in-studio discussion held with CNN's David Gergen, Margaret Hoover and "New York Times" columnist Charles Blow about the politics of the budget issues. [GERGEN, HOOVER - offer views on what will happen with the automatic cuts, the cold war between Speaker of the House John Boehner and President Obama.] [GERGEN - says there is a lack of responsibility in Washington; states business has crisis fatigue due to Washington politics.] [BLOW - says this will have an impact on a weak economy; blames the White House.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Bash, Dana

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