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Justice Department / Shake-up #1108389

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 11, 2017
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(Studio: Rebecca Jarvis) Report introduced.

(White House: David Wright) The massive shake-up at the Justice Department as Attorney General Jeff Sessions asked for the resignations of 46 US attorneys from the administration of President Obama as the president tries to repeal/replace Obamacare examined; statement from Preet Bharara† about being fired quoted; details given about the controversies being investigated by the department; scenes shown of President Trump holding a meeting at a golf club. [Nov. 30, BHARARA†- comments on his meeting with Trump.] [On Fox, Sean HANNITY - calls for a purge of saboteurs.] [Vice President Mike PENCE - says it will be a battle.] The wiretap claims by Trump a week ago discussed.

(Studio: Rebecca Jarvis) Further coverage on "This Week" noted.

Jarvis, Rebecca;
Wright, David

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