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Virginia / Civil War Fight #962515

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 07, 2010
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Alexandria, Virginia: Jonathan Karl) The controversy in Virginia over Governor Bob McDonnell†'s decision to honor the Confederate veterans of the Civil War featured; the governor's proclamation & his updating of the proclamation to note the role of slavery quoted; scenes shown of some state monuments. [Sons of the Confederacy Brag BOWLING†- says this is our state history.] [Former Virginia governor Douglas WILDER†- says the "Lost Cause" is over; notes slavery was the central issue.] [McDONNELL - explains why he did not mention slavery.]

Sawyer, Diane;
Karl, Jonathan

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