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CNBC TO BROADCAST "SQUAWK BOX" SPECIAL EDITION, "SQUAWK IN SESSION: LIVE FROM THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES,"

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7TH 6AM-9AM ET

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

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., October 5, 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. House of Representatives," Wednesday, October 7th, CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, will broadcast live from the House's Education and Labor Committee Hearing Room bringing together representatives from both sides of the aisle, in one room, 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: Representative Barney Frank, Massachusetts House Financial Services Committee Chairman; Representative Jeb Hensarling, Texas Congressman, Budget Committee and Finance Committee Member, Congressional Oversight Panel (TARP Commission); Representative Paul Kanjorski, House Financial Services Committee, Capital Markets Subcommittee Chairman Pennsylvania; Representative Paul Ryan, Wisconsin House Ways & Means Committee & Ranking Member of Budget Committee; Representative Elijah Cummings, Maryland JEC Member, Congressional Black Caucus Member, Oversight Committee; and Representative Kevin McCarthy, CA Chief Deputy Whip, Financial Services Committee, 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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