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Campaign 2008 / Democrats / McCain and Hagee #897613

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 29, 2008
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The political sparring over national security between Senators Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama noted; scenes shown of Clinton in Waco, Texas, and Obama in Houston.

(Studio: Jeff Greenfield) The controversy over the endorsement of Senator John McCain by televangelist Pastor John Hagee†, who has criticized gays and Catholics, featured; statement from Catholics United quoted. [Voice of HAGEE – claims New Orleans was punished {by Hurricane Katrina} because of the sin that happened there; predicts the Catholic Church will be devoured by the anti-Christ.] [Catholic League president Bill DONOHUE††- says McCain better cut loose his ties with this man.] [McCAIN – responds.]

Couric, Katie;
Greenfield, Jeff

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