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Your Money (Military Travel for Congress) #922349

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 16, 2009
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Jonathan Karl) The travel money spent by US Congress members who rarely fly on commercial planes examined; details given of a trip to Europe by 10 members of Congress and their families flying on US Air Force planes and of another costly trip to Australia, New Zealand and Antarctica. [Representatives Brad SHERMAN, Peter ROSKAM†, Patrick McHENRY†- comment on the symbolism of the private corporate jet.] [Representative John TANNER - says there are reasons for the stops {in Europe}.] [Representative Gary ACKERMAN - says he represented the Congress on a flight to Britain.]

Reporter(s):
Sawyer, Diane;
Karl, Jonathan
Duration:
00:02:20

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