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Health Issues and Presidential Campaigns

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Health Issues and Presidential Campaigns

Health Issues and Presidential Campaigns

Health Issues and Presidential Campaigns

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NPR's Mara Liasson reports that with both John Kerry and Bob Graham recovering from surgery while running for president, a new standard is being set on how up-front politicians are expected to be about their health. That's especially true for politicians hoping to move into the White House.