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Kennedy Death / Reggie / The Kennedys #944484

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 27, 2009
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Senator Edward Kennedy's second wife, Victoria Reggie, who "saved" him & the huge Kennedy family today in Hyannis Port shown.

(Hyannis Port, Massachusetts: Jeff Glor) The Kennedy family featured; past scenes & photos shown; details given about the children of the three Kennedy brothers & sister Eunice & their political involvement. ["Last Lion" editor Peter CANELLOS†- says there is nothing comparable to the Kennedys.] ["The Kennedy Legacy" author Vincent BZDEK†- talks about the reshaping of the legacy.] [In 1999, Bobby KENNEDY, Jr. - talks about responsibility.] [In 1998, Edward KENNEDY - talks about high standards.]

(Studio: Katie Couric) CBS coverage of the funeral on Saturday announced.

Couric, Katie;
Glor, Jeff

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