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Congress / Pork Barrel Politics #721759

NBC Evening News for Friday, Feb 14, 2003
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Norah O’Donnell) The special interest legislation included by Congress in the spending bill given to President Bush featured; details given about projects such as subsidizing catfish farmers, bear DNA sampling, funding the Cowgirl Hall of Fame and building projects in Alaska. [Senator John McCAIN††- comments on the inappropriateness of special projects when the nation is preparing for war.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
O’Donnell, Norah
Duration:
00:02:00

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