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Ad Questions Kerry's Vietnam Record

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Grant Hibbard, in an anti-Kerry ad by the group Swift Boat Veterans for Truth. Swift Boat Veterans for Truth hide caption

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NPR's Peter Overby looks at a new, controversial television advertisement that disparages Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. John Kerry's Vietnam War record. The ad has made national news because of its claims Kerry didn't earn all his medals — but is it accurate?