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ABC Evening News for Monday, May 15, 2017
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(White House: Jonathan Karl) President Trump's search for a replacement for fired FBI director James Comey & the issue of whether Trump is recording his conversations featured; scenes shown of Trump with a Middle East visitor; details given about possible candidates with Attorney General Jeff Sessions & deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein leading the interviews. [TRUMP - comments on the search.] [Senator Charles SCHUMER, Lindsey GRAHAM, Mike LEE - call for any tapes.] [In response to question from reporter Alexis Simendinger, White House press secretary Sean SPICER - says there is nothing further {about tapes}.] The issue of Senate closed testimony from Comey & Rosenstein discussed.

Muir, David;
Karl, Jonathan

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