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  Kerry Misquoted Says Reporter: "More Leaders" not "Foreign Leaders"
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ContributorJames in Sacramento 
Last EditedJames in Sacramento  Mar 16, 2004 12:08am
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News DateTuesday, March 16, 2004 06:00:00 AM UTC0:0
DescriptionA BOSTON GLOBE reporter at the center of a growing controversy over comments made by John Kerry last week in Florida now claims he "screwed-up" -- and John Kerry never bragged how "foreign leaders" privately backed his presidential bid!

"I mistranscribed a key word," explains Patrick Healy, a political reporter for the BOSTON GLOBE who covered the event in a pool capacity.

"Listening to the audio recorder now, in the quiet of my house, I hear 'more leaders' and I am certain that 'more leaders' is what Senator Kerry said."

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