ABC Special for Wednesday, Aug 26, 2009
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A broadcast of taped segments hosted by Terry Moran (ABC) re: Sen. Ted Kennedy, following his death today at age 77, including:
Taped segment with David Wright (ABC), Cokie Roberts (ABC), Sen. Kennedy, Rose Kennedy, and “Cape Cod Times” reporter Karen Jeffrey re: Sen. Kennedy’s lifelong connection to the Kennedy family compound in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts.
Taped segment with Moran, Sen. Kennedy, Vice President Joe Biden, former Sen. Birch Bayh, Sen. Orrin Hatch, ABC News reporter Jonathan Karl, and Jessica Katz re: Sen. Kennedy’s many friendships and acts of kindness.
Taped segment with Claire Shipman (ABC), Sen. Kennedy, Robert Kennedy’s granddaughter Maeve Townsend, Maeve’s sister Carrie, Robert Kennedy’s grandsons Joe and Matt Kennedy, and unidentified others re: the next generation of Kennedys.
A brief Closing Arguments segment with Moran re: Sen. Robert Byrd’s recommendation that Congress’s anticipated health care legislation be named for Sen. Kennedy.
- Wright, David;
- Shipman, Claire
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