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Friday, December 7, 2012

  • Aired: 12/07/2012
  • 54:30
  • Expires: 01/06/2013
  • Rating: E
Tonight on the program, we take a look at November's jobs numbers which showed the lowest unemployment rate in four years. Also: the Supreme Court agrees to hear case on gay marriage, acidification of oceans affecting shellfish, Shields and Brooks analyze the week's top political news, and presidential historian Michael Beschloss gives lessons in history, 140 characters at a time, through Twitter.
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