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Stem Cell Research / Congressional Bill / Frozen Embryos #791008

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 24, 2005
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The House vote to expand federal funding for stem cell research as President Bush promises to veto a bill that allows the use of human embryos noted.

(Washington: Pete Williams) The emotional debate over frozen embryos that would be discarded examined; ads supporting stem cell research shown; scenes shown of children born from frozen embryos. [Representatives Duke CUNNINGHAM†, Jim RAMSTAD†- support more research.] [Adopted embryo parent Steve JOHNSON††- opposes using embryos.] [BUSH – says this bill would take us across a critical ethical line.]

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Williams, Pete

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