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Political Junkie: A Look Ahead To The VP Debate

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Political Junkie: A Look Ahead To The VP Debate

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In this week's edition of the Political Junkie, guests and listeners weigh in on the upcoming vice-presidential debates, the bailout vote in the Senate, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's potential third term and Obama's boost in the polls.

Guests:

Ken Rudin is NPR's political editor, writes the "Political Junkie" column, and has a weekly podcast called "It's All Politics".

Anna Greenberg is the senior vice-president and principal of Greenberg Quinlan Rosner, and a Democratic pollster who worked on the presidential campaigns of Bill Clinton (1992) and Al Gore (2000).

Vin Weber is a former Republican member of the House of Representatives (Minnesota, 1981-1993) and a Republican strategist and lobbyist.