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CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 07, 2008
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The economy as the most pressing challenge facing President-elect Barack Obama when he takes office noted; Labor Department unemployment figures cited.

(Chicago: Chip Reid) Obama’s grim assessment of the economy in his first press conference reviewed; scenes shown of his economic advisors. [OBAMA – says he will confront this economic crisis head-on; says we need a rescue plan for the middle class; calls for a stimulus package; notes the new family dog is a major issue; jokes about shelter dogs being “mutts like me.”]

(Studio: Katie Couric; Washington: Bob Schieffer) Obama’s press conference and the lineup for “Face the Nation” discussed.

(Studio: Katie Couric, Anthony Mason) What Obama needs to do about the economy discussed.

Couric, Katie;
Reid, Chip;
Schieffer, Bob;
Mason, Anthony

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