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Campaign 2008 / Abortion Ruling #857917

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Apr 21, 2007
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(Studio: Thalia Assuras) Report introduced.

(New York: Michelle Miller) The reaction of the 2008 presidential candidates to the Supreme Court ruling on partial-birth abortion, which has brought the abortion issue forward again, examined; clips shown of Republicans Mitt Romney and former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani stating positions on abortion in the past. [ROMNEY, Senator Hillary CLINTON - comment on the court ruling.] [Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life David MASCI†- says candidates may be forced to take clear positions.] Findings of a CBS News poll on the public's view of abortion cited. [Family Research Council president Tony PERKINS†- says the court ruling will create pro-life legislation.] [NARAL Pro-Choice America president Nancy KEENAN†- says enough is enough.]

Assuras, Thalia;
Miller, Michelle

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