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Haunted by Vietnam

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Haunted by Vietnam

Haunted by Vietnam

Haunted by Vietnam

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A speech by Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-MA), comparing the worsening situation in Iraq to the past U.S. involvement in Vietnam, ignited a firestorm in Congress last week. NPR's David Welna reports on the partisan battle over a long-ago war on Capitol Hill last week.