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Senate / Talkathon / Judicial Appointments #741820

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 13, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The extension of the Senate’s all-night session, a Republican effort to get President Bush’s judicial nominees past Democratic filibusters, noted; live scenes shown from the Capitol.

(Capitol: Chip Reid) The political debate over the nominees examined; Bush shown with nominees Janice Rogers Brown†, Carolyn Kuhl†† & Priscilla Owen††; details given about Democrats’ opposition to Brown. [BUSH – comments on Democrats’ refusal to vote on the nominees.] [University of the Pacific Law School Dean Elizabeth R. PARKER†, Senator Richard DURBIN†- offer differing opinions on Brown.] [Senators Orrin HATCH, Hillary Rodham CLINTON – debate in Congress.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Reid, Chip

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