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CBS Evening News for Saturday, Dec 18, 2010
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(Studio: Anthony Mason) Report introduced.

(Washington: Whit Johnson) The Senate vote to repeal "don't ask, don't tell" for gays in the military featured; a statement from President Obama quoted; details given about the implementation plan. [Senators Joseph LIEBERMAN, Harry REID, John McCAIN, former Air Force officer Maj. Mike ALMY†- offer views on the legislation.]

(Studio: Anthony Mason) The Republican block of the Dream Act on immigration status noted.

(Studio: Anthony Mason; Washington: John Dickerson) How the passage of repeal "don't ask, don't tell" and the extension of the Bush-era tax cut will help Obama, the budget deficit problem and why this has been a productive Congressional session discussed.

Reporter(s):
Mason, Anthony;
Johnson, Whit;
Dickerson, John
Duration:
00:05:10

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