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Medicine: Swine Flu / Vaccine / Paid Sick Days #952750

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 11, 2009
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Emergency Congressional legislation to guarantee workers paid sick days noted.

(New York: Jeff Glor) The issue of employees going to work with a contagious illness because of the lack of sick leave featured; scenes shown from a Brooklyn restaurant where handwashing procedures are carried out; details given of the challenges for small businesses in giving paid leave. [Barrio Foods restaurant owner Spencer ROTHSCHILD††- talks about the challenge of sick workers.] [Waitress Kara KNOCHE†- says missing work would be bad.] [St. Francis Prep nurse Mary PAPPAS††- talks about flu at the school.]

(Studio: Katie Couric) The use by Catholic churches in Italy of modern technology reported; scenes shown from Caprino, where holy water is dispensed electronically.

Couric, Katie;
Glor, Jeff

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