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CNN Evening News for Friday, Feb 27, 2009
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Obama's interview with PBS Jim Lehrer about the budget noted. [OBAMA - says if we get the big stuff right we can move in a better trajectory.]

(Washington: Candy Crowley) The winners and the losers in the Obama budget examined; details given about who will pay what in taxes, farmers, capital gains, charitable organizations, lower-income taxpayers and the poor. [Former Labor secretary Robert REICH†- calls this a transformational budget that we are going in a difefrent direction; states we are taking a left-of-center road.] [former Speaker of the House Newt GINGRICH - responds.] [Charity Navigator CEO Ken BERGER†- calls it a horrible idea: discouraging giving by the wealthy.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Crowley, Candy

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