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Supreme Court / Alito Nomination / Confirmation Hearings #816263

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 11, 2006
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Washington: Gloria Borger) The questioning of Supreme Court justice nominee Samuel Alito during Senate confirmation hearings reviewed; scenes shown of his wife crying after Senator Lindsey Graham defended his character. [To Senators Richard Durbin, Edward Kennedy, ALITO – comments on the Roe v. Wade abortion precedent, his decision in the 1980s to join the Concerned Alumni of Princeton.] The changed tone of the hearings discussed.

(Studio: Bob Schieffer; Washington: Jan Crawford Greenburg; Washington: Gloria Borger) The day’s proceedings and the likelihood that Alito will be confirmed discussed.

Schieffer, Bob;
Borger, Gloria;
Greenburg, Jan Crawford

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