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Medicine: Stem Cell Research / Policy #936302

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 06, 2009
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(White House: Chip Reid) The major policy change with President Obama's plan to reverse restrictions on federal funding of embryonic stem cell research featured; details given about the controversy. [In August 2008, OBAMA – supports stem cell research.] [In August 2001, President George BUSH – calls embryonic stem cell research one of a series of moral hazards.] [Coalition for the Advancement of Medical Research Amy Comstock RICK†; in October 2006, actor Michael J. FOX††- support the research.] Family Research Council statement quoted.

Couric, Katie;
Reid, Chip

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