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NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 09, 2013
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The interview held with Edward Snowden, an NSA contract worker who revealed the details of the sweeping government surveillance program, featured; details given about the program, the Patriot Act and the need for oversight. [In "The Guardian" interview, SNOWDEN - states he could wiretap anyone up to the president; indicates this is not our place to decide about these programs.] [On NBC interview on Saturday, national intelligence director James CLAPPER - says we do not troll through e-mail and phone calls; suggests the leaker has damaged the US.] [On CNN, Senator Mark UDALL†- says all his phone calls are noted: it concerns me.]

Holt, Lester;
Mitchell, Andrea

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