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CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 15, 2010
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The first day of orientation in Washington, DC, for new members of the House and Senate introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Nancy Cordes) The class of 2010 of the 112th Congress featured; details given of the reversal of position by Senator Mitch McConnell on a ban on pork barrel spending {earmarks}, of a profile of the newly elected and the battle over expiring tax cuts. [McCONNELL - says he has to lead by example.] [Representatives-elect Allen WEST†, Jeff DENHAM†, Karen BASS†- comment.] [Representative Mike PENCE - speaks about this lame duck Congress.]

Couric, Katie;
Cordes, Nancy

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