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ABC Evening News for Saturday, May 13, 2017
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(Studio: Tom Llamas) Report introduced.

(Washington: Gloria Riviera) President Trump's search for a new FBI director after the firing of FBI director James Comey featured; details given of the role of deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein & Attorney General Jeff Sessions in conducting candidate interviews. [TRUMP - says we have outstanding people.] [At hearing, acting FBI director Andy McCABE - denies the rank & file no longer back Comey.] [Senator John CORNYN - comments on the Russia investigation.] [On NBC, TRUMP - suggests Russia is a made-up story.] [Senator Richard BLUMENTHAL - wants a special prosecutor.] The endorsement by the FBI Agents Assn. of Mike Rogers for director discussed.

Llamas, Tom;
Riviera, Gloria

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