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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 13, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The expansion of the scandal that led to the resignation of CIA director Gen. David Petraeus, who had an affair with Paula Broadwell, to include Tampa socialite Jill Kelley, Afghanistan commander Gen. John Allen and the FBI agent who investigated Kelley’s e-mails noted.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The growing scandal examined; details given about the review of Allen’s communications with Kelley and about Kelley’s connection to the generals; scenes shown of FBI agents at Broadwell’s home; Kelley’s 911 call about reporters on her property played. [Secretary of Defense Leon PANETTA – responds to Petraeus’s resignation.] [White House press secretary Jay CARNEY – says the president has put on hold Allen’s nomination as Supreme Allied Commander in Europe.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Kristen Welker) Kelley’s background examined; photos shown of Kelley with husband Scott Kelley; her 911 call about reporters on her property played. [“Tampa Bay” magazine publisher Aaron FODIMAN††- comments on the Kelleys’ social life.] [Kelley’s brother David KHAWAM††- defends Jill.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Discussion held with NBC White House correspondent Chuck Todd and military analyst retired Col. Jack Jacobs about the scandal. [JACOBS – comments on the impact on the military.] [TODD – discusses the political fallout.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Kelly O’Donnell) The reaction of Congressmembers to the Petraeus scandal featured; scenes shown of acting CIA director Michael Morell†† visiting the Capitol and of newly elected members; details given about the original plan for Petraeus to testify about the attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya.

Williams, Brian;
Mitchell, Andrea;
Welker, Kristen;
O’Donnell, Kelly

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