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Jeffords Switch
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Jeffords Switch

Jeffords Switch

Jeffords Switch
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NPR's Steve Inskeep reports on the Senate, where debate continues over the president's tax cut. And the drama has taken a new twist. Vermont Sen. James Jeffords today is expected to announce whether or not he will leave the Republican Party, a move that would have a broad impact on the Senate's already precarious balance of power.

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