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Miers Withdrawal Adds to Bush's Political Woes

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Miers Withdrawal Adds to Bush's Political Woes

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Miers Withdrawal Adds to Bush's Political Woes

Miers Withdrawal Adds to Bush's Political Woes

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News analyst Cokie Roberts joins Renee Montagne to discuss the news that Harriet Miers has withdrawn her candidacy for the Supreme Court. Roberts notes that the nomination collapsed despite the fact that Democrats remained relatively quiet about their reaction to Miers, and that now Bush faces the challenge of rallying support for a new nominee.