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From the Vault: President Clinton's Reelection

  • Aired: 02/14/2012
  • 04:30
  • Rating: NR
In his 1996 reelection, President Clinton tried to claim the role as the fiscal responsibility candidate from the Republicans, much like President Obama is trying to do today. Take a look at the 96 State of the Union. Original air date: January 26, 1996. Moderator: Ken Bode. Panelists: Gloria Borger, US News; Alan Murray, Wall Street Journal; Todd Purdum, New York Times; Mara Liasson, NPR.
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From the Vault: President Clinton's Reelection
From the Vault: President Clinton's Reelection
A look at President Clintons 1996 State of the Union and his reelection bid.
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