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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 22, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The Senate Judiciary Committee's approval of subpoenas to force White House officials to testify publicly about the firing of eight US attorneys reported.

(St. Louis: Bob Orr) Attorney General Alberto Gonzales's campaign on the road to meet with US attorneys about child predators featured; details given about the morale problems within the Justice Department and his road trip strategy. [GONZALES - says he will not resign; promises to work with Congress about what happened here.] [US attorney Catherine HANAWAY†- says Gonzales is trying to boost morale.]

(White House: Jim Axelrod) The Senate Judiciary Committee's effort to get White House advisor Karl Rove and former White House counsel Harriet Miers to testify and the digging in by the administration on the issue of the US attorneys examined. [Senators Patrick LEAHY, Arlen SPECTER - debate about what we can get from the White House.]

Couric, Katie;
Orr, Bob;
Axelrod, Jim

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