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Politics and Money / The Democrats #858484

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 25, 2007
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(Studio: Brian Ross) A look at the money trail now that the Democrats have been in control of Congress for three months presented; scenes shown from the site outside Washington, DC, of a fund-raising dinner for Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and other Democratic leaders; details given about how much money the Democrats are raking in. [In her luxury car, GUEST - says she paid 10 thousand dollars.] [January 8, 2006, PELOSI - says the Republicans have turned Congress into an auction house.] [Lobbyist/Democratic fund-raiser Tony PODESTA†- comments.] [Senator Max BAUCUS - comments.] [Sunlight Foundation director Ellen MILLER†- says access is still for sale just like in the days of lobbyist Jack Abramoff.] How the Democrats are enjoying the privilege of power now noted.

Reporter(s):
Gibson, Charles;
Ross, Brian
Duration:
00:02:30

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