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Harriet Miers withdraws

The news broke out of Washington shortly before 9 a.m. this morning. Harriet Miers has withdrawn her name for consideration to be the next justice on the Supreme Court. Tonight on the broadcast we'll look back on her rocky road since President Bush nominated her on Oct. 3 and Brian will discuss the political implications with "Meet the Press" moderator Tim Russert. In the meantime, you can read the latest on the story here, including links to Miers' withdrawal letter to President Bush and the president's response.