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Iraq War / Funding Bill / Al-Masri #929736

FNC Evening News for Wednesday, May 02, 2007
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(Studio: Shepard Smith) President Bush’s veto of a war funding bill that includes a timetable for US troop withdrawal from Iraq introduced.

(White House: Bret Baier) The showdown between Bush and Congress featured; details given on Democrats’ failure to override the veto and the work toward compromise; scenes shown of Bush with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Senator Harry Reid. [BUSH – says he is confident we can reach an agreement.] [REID†- comments on the meeting with Bush.] [White House spokesman Tony SNOW†- comments.]

(Studio: Shepard Smith) The Iraqi government’s attempts to find the body of Al Qaeda in Iraq leader Abu Ayyub al-Masri††, who is reported to be dead, noted.

Smith, Shepard;
Baier, Bret

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