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NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 02, 2009
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(White House: Chuck Todd) The two fights for President Obama’s administration featured; details given about Congressional resistance to the economic stimulus package and the tax problems for HHS Secretary nominee Tom Daschle. [White House press secretary Robert GIBBS – comments on the stimulus plan.] [Senator Mitch McCONNELL†- says there is an attempt to use this bill to increase permanent spending.] [With Vermont’s governor, OBAMA – comments on the devastating effects of this economy.] [With NBC’s Matt Lauer, OBAMA – notes the high stakes involved.] The confirmation of Eric Holder as attorney general noted.

Williams, Brian;
Todd, Chuck

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