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People of the Decade (Politics) #955544

ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 28, 2009
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The start of a week-long series on the people who shaped the decade introduced.

(New York: David Muir) The political story of the decade reviewed; scenes shown of hanging chads, the 2000 election that went to the Supreme Court, the terrorism of September 11, Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden%, the war in Iraq, the 2004 presidential election campaign with Senator John Kerry challenging President Bush, the scandals involving Governor Eliot Spitzer, Senator Larry Craig, Governors Mark Sanford & Rod Blagojevich, the 2008 election with Hillary Clinton losing out to Barack Obama who beat Senator John McCain & Governor Sarah Palin.

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Tomorrow's segment previewed.

Sawyer, Diane;
Muir, David

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