CNN Evening News for Thursday, May 15, 2003
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.
(Washington: Bill Schneider) The history of presidential affairs reviewed; details given about the affairs of Presidents Thomas Jefferson, Grover Cleveland, Warren G. Harding, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Dwight Eisenhower & John F. Kennedy. ["Time" magazine Hugh SIDEY- says he was aware of JFK's relationships, but it never got in the way of his Presidency.] [Harvard's dean & fellowship program's Bill KOVACH- cites the celebrification of the presidential office.] [University of Virginia Larry SABATO- says JFK was lucky the press corps had rules.]
(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Live interview held with historian Douglas Brinkley about JFK & Henry Ford. [From New orleans, BRINKLEY - says there is no clear evidence JFK's affairs affected his presidency; talks about "Wheels for the World," his book on the American story of Ford & Ford Motor Co.]
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