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Tim Russert

Originally posted May 2004

Big Russ and Me

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In a memoir that Publishers Weekly calls "stupendously entertaining," NBC's Tim Russert recalls his father's strong and positive influence on him, as he was growing up in Buffalo, New York in the '50s.

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Tim Russert was the NBC News Washington bureau chief, moderator and managing editor of Meet the Press, political analyst for Today and Nightly News, and host of the Tim Russert Show on CNBC. He died suddenly on June 13, 2008 of a heart attack while working, survived by his wife, writer Maureen Orth, and their son, Luke.

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