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(Studio: Katie Couric) The House debate over extending tax cuts noted.
(Washington: Sharyl Attkisson) The dispute in Congress over pet projects included in the current spending bill featured; details given about senators who voted for an earmark ban but included projects in the bill; examples of pork projects cited. [Senator Harry REID – criticizes senators who ask for earmarks but vote against them.] [White House press secretary Robert GIBBS – says the president would prefer legislation that doesn’t contain any earmarks.]
- Couric, Katie;
- Attkisson, Sharyl
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