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NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 27, 2003
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The Senate & House passage of different versions of a prescription drug plan for Medicare recipients noted.

(Capitol: Norah O’Donnell) Republicans’ determination to get a prescription drug bill passed due to seniors’ influence at the polls featured; details given about seniors’ activism on health care issues. [Ardmore, Pennsylvania, senior Virginia MYERS†- comments.] [NBC News political analyst Charlie COOK†- comments on the political danger of alienating seniors.] [Republican pollster Bill McINTURFF††- comments on the significance to the Republicans of winning seniors’ votes.]

Williams, Brian;
O’Donnell, Norah

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