CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jul 29, 2010
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(Washington: Joe Johns) The online controversy about how Sherrod may have gotten her job after she was involved in a class action lawsuit against the government examined. [Husband Charles SHERROD - recalls their fight with the USDA to get loans for black farmers.] [Representative Steve KING - asks why Shirley Sherrod was hired by the USDA after the settlement.] [In interview with Don Lemon, SHERROD - says her appointment was not connected to the lawsuit.] The story behind a speech from Charles Sherrod & what the blogs are picking up on discussed; excerpt from the speech at the University of Virginia shown.
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