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Spitzer / Prostitution Scandal #887566

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 10, 2008
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(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) Report introduced.

(Studio: Dan Harris) The political earthquake with the linking of New York Governor Eliot Spitzer to a high-priced prostitution ring that is under federal investigation featured; company Website and the affidavit about "Client-9" quoted; details given about his fight against crime as state attorney general. [SPITZER - says he has violated his family obligations; apologizes to his family and the public.] ["Wall Street Journal" editorial writer John FUND†- comments on Wall Street.] [Spitzer biographer Brooke MASTERS†- says she is "stunned."] The charges Spitzer might face discussed.

(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas; Washington: George Stephanopoulos) The situation that Spitzer faces that could lead to his resignation and the background of Lt. Gov. David Paterson†† discussed.

Reporter(s):
Vargas, Elizabeth;
Harris, Dan;
Stephanopoulos, George
Duration:
00:04:30

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