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Trump / Transition / Sessions / A Discussion #1104499

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Nov 17, 2016
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The questions about Senator Jeff Sessions, who might be offered a cabinet post with President-elect Donald Trump, introduced. [SESSIONS - answers press questions.]

(No location given: Drew Griffin) The allegations 30 years ago about Sessions' racism examined; scenes shown from the 1986 Senate Judiciary hearings; details given about his positions. [SESSIONS - denies he is a racist.] [In 2009, SESSIONS - says those were false charges.] [Former Justice Dept. lawyer Gerald HEBERT†- defends his allegations against Sessions' racism & he never has apologized.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Trump supporter Kayleigh McEnany & Trump opponent Van Jones about Sessions. [From Los Angeles, JONES; from New York, McENANY - offer views on Sessions, who could be attorney general, Trump's consideration of former rivals & the overall set of appointments.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Griffin, Drew

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