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Democrats' Race Heats Up; Nader Announces Bid

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Democrats' Race Heats Up; Nader Announces Bid

Election 2008

Democrats' Race Heats Up; Nader Announces Bid

Democrats' Race Heats Up; Nader Announces Bid

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The battle between Democratic presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama took a nasty turn over the weekend. On the Republican side, front-runner John McCain seems to have weathered media scrutiny over his relationship with a lobbyist. And Ralph Nader says he'll run for president again as an independent candidate.

Senior news analyst Cokie Roberts talks to Steve Inskeep about the latest developments in the race.