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Congress / Retirements & Losses #709264

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 31, 2002
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(Washington: Joie Chen) The coming changes in the 107th Congress examined; details given of the recent losses for Georgia Representatives Bob Barr & Cynthia McKinney, the problems for Representatives Gary Condit, Jim Traficant & retirement of Senators Strom Thurmond, Jesse Helms & Fred Thompson. [Former Senator Bob DOLE - comments on change.] ["Cook Political Report" Charles COOK†- says Congress could look dry.] [DOLE - jokes he still dreams about the Senate.]

Mitchell, Russ;
Chen, Joie

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