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NBC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 15, 2013
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(Studio: Lester Holt) White House photos from onboard Air Force One of President Obama with former President George Bush and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton en route to former South African President Nelson Mandela's funeral shown.

(White House: Kristen Welker) The battle between the White House and the media over presidential image control examined; photos shown; details given about a letter from the media to the White House complaining. ["National Journal" Ron FOURNIER†- complains about lack of access.] [White House press secretary Jay CARNEY†- promises to work with the press and photographers.] [White House Correspondents Assn. Steven THOMMA†- comments on image control. [Towson University's Martha KUMAR - says it has not been a transparent administration as promised by Obama.] 5;=:44:30Upcoming Items

(Studio: Lester Holt)

Holt, Lester;
Welker, Kristen

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