Ted Stevens bids farewell to Senate

By David Edwards
Thursday, November 20, 2008 14:07 EDT
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Republican Sen. Ted Stevens address the Senate for a finale time today. He was saluted with a standing ovation by his Senate colleagues.

Stevens is leaving the Senate a defeated man after losing a close election to Democrat Mark Begich and being convicted on seven felony conspiracy counts. “I look forward to the day when I can remove the cloud that currently surrounds me,” said Stevens.

This video is from C-SPAN 2, broadcast Nov. 20, 2008.

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David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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