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CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 05, 2013
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Washington: Erin McPike) CNN exclusive coverage of the incident in which First Lady Michelle Obama was disrupted by a heckler at a fund-raising event when she was speaking reviewed; scenes shown from Washington, DC; details given about the heckler's position on gay rights with the exchange between Michelle and Ellen Sturts played with cell phone video shown. ["Chicago Sun-Times" Washington bureau chief Lynn SWEET†- recounts what happened.] President Obama's handling of a heckler two weeks ago shown. [White House press secretary Jay CARNEY†- defends Michelle.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with "New York Times" Jodi Cantor about the heckling incident. [CANTOR - recalls a past event in which Michelle dealt with a heckler at the University of Chicago hospital; assesses Michelle's role at political events.]

Cooper, Anderson;
McPike, Erin

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