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Profile: Maria Shriver

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Profile: Maria Shriver

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Profile: Maria Shriver

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California's new first lady, Maria Shriver, comes from one of the nation's best known Democratic families: the Kennedys. There's widespread speculation about what kind of influence Shriver will have on her Republican husband, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, and his policies. NPR's John McChesney reports.