Voices In the News A sound montage of some of the voices in this past week's news, including Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres and Palestinian Information Minister Yasser Abed Rabbo on the recommendations of an international commission headed by former Senator George Mitchell; House Majority Leader Dick Armey (R-Tex.) and Senator Richard Durbin (R-Ill.) on Saturday's passage of a $1.35 trillion, 10-year tax cut; Senator James Jeffords (R-Vt.) announces his decision to leave the Republican Party and become an independent; President George W. Bush, Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle (D-S.D.), and Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott (R-Miss.) react to the decision by Jeffords.
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A sound montage of some of the voices in this past week's news, including Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres and Palestinian Information Minister Yasser Abed Rabbo on the recommendations of an international commission headed by former Senator George Mitchell; House Majority Leader Dick Armey (R-Tex.) and Senator Richard Durbin (R-Ill.) on Saturday's passage of a $1.35 trillion, 10-year tax cut; Senator James Jeffords (R-Vt.) announces his decision to leave the Republican Party and become an independent; President George W. Bush, Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle (D-S.D.), and Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott (R-Miss.) react to the decision by Jeffords.