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Connecticut / Senate Race / Iraq War #839534

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 08, 2006
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(Studio: Harry Smith) Report introduced.

(Hartford, Connecticut: Trish Regan) Senator Joseph Lieberman’s fight for his political life in the Connecticut primary that has become a referendum on the war in Iraq featured; scenes shown of Lieberman at the polls and opponent Ned Lamont campaigning; anti-Lieberman ad shown. [Quinnipiac University poll director Doug SCHWARTZ†- says an unknown has given a great race to a national figure.] [LAMONT – accuses Lieberman of cheering on President Bush.] [LIEBERMAN – states his position on Iraq.] [Former Senator Lowell WEICKER†- notes the signal to the Democratic Party.]

Smith, Harry;
Regan, Trish

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