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CNN Evening News for Friday, Mar 21, 2008
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(Studio: John King) Report introduced.

(Washington: Zain Verjee) Revelations that contract workers at the State Department got into the passport files of all three presidential candidates, Senators Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain, featured; details given about what is a passport file and whether any of the access was politically motivated. [Secretary of State Condoleezza RICE - says she told Obama she was sorry.] [OBAMA, McCAIN - react.] [State Department spokesman Sean McCORMACK†- suggests it was likely curiosity.] The access to former Bill Clinton's passport records in the past recalled and what is known about the specific contractors that accessed the candidates' files discussed.

King, John;
Verjee, Zain

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