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White House Backs Rumsfeld Despite Complaints

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White House Backs Rumsfeld Despite Complaints

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White House Backs Rumsfeld Despite Complaints

White House Backs Rumsfeld Despite Complaints

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The White House seems to be standing firmly behind Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, despite increasing complaints about his performance. This week, some prominent Republicans and retired generals went public with criticisms. NPR's Vicky O'Hara reports.