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Immigration Reform / Bush #873310

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 12, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The votes needed by President Bush to reopen the debate on his immigration reform bill outlined.

(Capitol: Sharyl Attkisson) The fight over the bill reviewed; scenes shown of Bush at the Capitol and of a Georgia demonstration against Senator Saxby Chambliss, who shares Senator Edward Kennedy’s position; findings of a Pew Research Center poll cited; details given of proposals to build public support. [BUSH – says it’s a highly emotional issue.] [Senators Jeff SESSIONS†, Jon KYL††, Arizona state senator Karen JOHNSON†- offer views.] [CHAMBLISS – comments.]

(Studio: Katie Couric; White House: Jim Axelrod) The White House optimism over the bill’s chances and the importance of this bill to Bush’s legacy discussed.

Couric, Katie;
Attkisson, Sharyl;
Axelrod, Jim

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