Specter Switches Parties to Democrats

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specter.jpgPennsylvania's US Senator was elected as a Reagan Republican in 1980. Today Arlen Specter said the party's moved so far to the right that Republicans in his state are becoming Democrats, so he is too. John Mercurio is Executive of The Hotline, National Journal's daily briefing on politics.

Credits

Guest:
John Mercurio - The Hotline

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Christian Bordal, Katie Cooper, Sonya Geis