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Chicago, Illinois / Rezko Trial / Obama #887055

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 03, 2008
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(Dallas: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(Studio: Brian Ross) The background to the corruption trial of Tony Rezko, known as a behind-the-scenes wheeler-dealer in Illinois politics and linked to Senator Barack Obama, presented; details given about Rezko, the fixer and about how much money Rezko raised for Obama. [Better Government Assn. Jay STEWART†- criticizes Rezko.] [OBAMA - says Rezko was a friend and supporter; denies betraying the public trust.]

(Dallas: Charles Gibson, George Stephanopoulos) This tough weekend for Obama about NAFTA in Ohio and the Rezko story and whether Clinton has to win both Texas and Ohio to go on discussed

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