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Jessica Menter: From South Carolina Primary


Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

This video report just in from Why Tuesday? correspondents Jessica Menter and Lindsey Seelhorst, back from a weekend monitoring the South Carolina Democratic primary.

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3 Responses to “Jessica Menter: From South Carolina Primary”

  1. toby Says:

    Enjoyed your video & in-depth study

  2. Diane J Says:

    Great video Jessie. Very informative and thought provoking. diane

  3. Mr. Evans Says:


    Great job! When will you be working for the CNN?

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