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Palin's Book / Walters Interview / A Discussion #953162

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 17, 2009
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's interview with Barbara Walters introduced. [PALIN - disagrees with President Obama's administration on the Jewish settlements in Palestinian areas; says the role in Afghanistan should be to listen to commander in Afghanistan Gen. Stanley McChrystal & Obama is dithering; assesses Obama as a "four" because our economy is not on the right track.]

(Washington: Tom Foreman) A fact check on Palin's book "Going Rogue" presented; details given about the consistency of her statements in the book versus earlier. [With Oprah on Monday, PALIN - says she made the decision to run for vice president alone; offers a view on women's decisions on abortion.] [With Katie Couric, Vice President Joe BIDEN - speaks about the Depression.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Donna Brazile & William Bennett about Palin; "Newsweek" cover photo of Palin in shorts shown. [BENNETT - suggests there may be less there in the book than expected; comments on the double standards in politics for women & on Palin's role in the Republican Party.] [BRAZILE - offers views on checking facts; suggests what Palin may do in politics.] [PALIN - says the "Newsweek" picture is cheesy.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Foreman, Tom

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