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Cnbc, Part Ii

Just got off the phone with the producer prepping me for tonight’s interview. I was indeed pushed to say something as critical as possible about Rumsfeld, but stuck to my guns that the troop issue was not a huge problem, has been blown out of proportion, but does contain a kernel of truth that gives us a lesson for the future. I’m more optimistic now about how it will go. The interview should air around 11:30PM, and will be with Forrest Sawyer.

Stanley Kurtz — Stanley Kurtz is a senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center.

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