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ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 13, 2009
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) The final approval from Congress of President Obama's economic stimulus program reported; details given from the stimulus bill for tax cuts and spending.

(Washington: Jonathan Karl) House passage of the bill reviewed; details given about the tax cuts, unemployment benefits, food stamps, direct aid to states, creating new jobs and the last-minute changes in the legislation. [Yesterday in Peoria, OBAMA - says Representative Aaron Schock is thinking about it.] [SCHOCK - comments on mail/calls he received asking for his opposition.] [Representative David OBEY - defends the package.] [Construction worker Tim LAVERY‡- talks jobs.]

Gibson, Charles;
Karl, Jonathan

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