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(CNN) -- Here are some facts from tonight's broadcast that you might find interesting.


According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services There are 7,029 cases of Leprosy (Hansen's Disease) in the national registry.



With outsourcing to countries like India we can expect to lose more than three million jobs by 2015.

Legislation for the very first time will expand assistance to communities that lose a significant employer in the community, upon which the community depended.

More than 17,000 manufacturing jobs have been lost in Maine since 2000.

Source: Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-Maine)

Border Drug War

Border Drug War In 2006 the DEA seized 1711 kgs of Methamphetamine.

The DEA reports a 42 percent decline in meth labs between 2005 & 2006

Source: DEA DHS documents (from Rep. Dana Rohrabacher) show drug smuggler Osvaldo Aldrete-Davila received six border crossing visas while under immunity to testify against Border Patrol agents Ramos and Compean. Two were issued after a DEA report implicated the Davila in a second smuggling attempt.

Source: DHS/Rep Rohrabacher E-mail to a friend E-mail to a friend

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