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Campaign 2016 / Clinton vs. Trump / Electors / "Faithless Elector" #1105356

CNN Evening News for Monday, Dec 19, 2016
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(Studio: John Berman) The protest in Wisconsin as electors voted in the 2016 presidential election campaign to confirm President-elect Donald Trump's presidency shown.

(Studio: John Berman; Washington: Jeff Zeleny) The drama over the electoral college vote with seven people voting for someone else to keep Trump from hitting 270, the reaction of the vacationing Trump {with Tweet quoted} discussed.

(Studio: John Berman) Report introduced.

(Austin: Kyung Lah) The story of the Texas elector, Christopher Suprun†, who refused to vote for Trump & has received death threats, presented; scenes shown from the Texas state capital, of protests & the electors voting. [SUPRUN, PROTESTER, protester Daniel BREZENOFF†, elector Matt SPRINGER - comment on the "faithless elector" issue.] The questions about Suprun's volunteer role at 9/11 discussed.

Berman, John;
Zeleny, Jeff;
Lah, Kyung

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