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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 28, 2011
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The findings of a CBS News poll on who benefits from government policies and how Congress serves special interest groups outlined on screen.

(Washington: Nancy Cordes) Special fixes by Congress examined; details given about an amendment assuring the Medicines Co. keeps control of its patent for its blood-thinning drug Angiomax; poll figures cited. [Senator Mitch McCONNELL - says Americans never love Congress.] [Taxpayers for Common Sense Ryan ALEXANDER††- comments on tax credits.] [Medicines Co. CEO Dr. Clive MEANWELL††- reacts to the move by Congress.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Cordes, Nancy
Duration:
00:02:30

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