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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 26, 2008
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Savannah Guthrie) President-elect Barack Obama's focus on the economy featured; scenes shown from his news conference, in which he announced that Paul Volcker will head an economic advisory board; the drops in consumer spending and sales of big ticket goods and new homes cited; details given of how Obama has become the voice on the economy rather than President Bush. [OBAMA – speaks of the incapacity of Washington to deal with our economic problems; responds to criticism he’s packing his administration with former Clinton aides.] [Presidential historian Michael BESCHLOSS†- says it’s a split-screen presidency.]

Williams, Brian;
Guthrie, Savannah

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