CNBC TO BROADCAST SQUAWK BOX SPECIAL EDITION, SQUAWK IN SESSION: LIVE FROM THE U.S. SENATE, TOMORROW, TUESDAY, AUGUST 4TH 6AM-9AM ET

Anchored by CNBC's Joe Kernen, Becky Quick and Carl Quintanilla Live From Capitol Hill

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., August 3, 2009-It's a "Squawk Box" showdown on Capitol Hill...

On a special edition of CNBC's "Squawk Box" (6AM-9AM ET) entitled "Squawk in Session: Live From The U.S. Senate," tomorrow, Tuesday, August 4th, CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, will have senators from both sides of the aisle to discuss and debate the President's plans for health care reform and the economy.

Anchored by CNBC's Joe Kernen, Becky Quick and Carl Quintanilla, guests include: Senator Kent Conrad, (D) North Dakota Budget Committee & Chairman & Finance Commitee Member; Senator Jack Reed, Senate Banking Committee (D) Rhode Island; Senator Jeff Bingaman, Energy & Resources Committee (D) New Mexico Chairman; Senator Judd Gregg, (R) New Hampshire Senate Budget Committee Ranking Member; Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, Texas (R) Senate Appropriations Committee, (R) Banking Committee & Commerce Committee and Senator Lamar Alexander, (R) Tennsessee Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Chairman, among others.

"Squawk Box" is the ultimate "pre-market" morning news and talk program. With a unique sense of street smarts and wit, the program mixes business news with an unscripted and fast-paced exchange of banter. Anchored by CNBC's Joe Kernen, Becky Quick and Carl Quintanilla, "Squawk Box" brings Wall Street to Main Street and is a "must see" for everyone from the professional trader to the casual investor.

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