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Russian Connection / Trump, Comey & McCabe / A Discussion #1119038

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Dec 21, 2017
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(Studio: Wolf Blitzer; Capitol Hill: Manu Raju) [On May 13, on Fox, June 9 President TRUMP - talks about FBI director James Comey & pledging "loyalty."] The reports about what deputy FBI director Andrew McCabe told the House Intelligence Committee about Comey telling him about his conversations with the president, who asked him to pledge loyalty & back off national security director Michael Flynn, thus disputing Trump's account, McCabe's relationship with Republicans, what McCabe said about the Hillary Clinton e-mail story discussed.

(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) Live discussion held with CNN's former Trump adviser Jason Miller, former Clinton campaign manager Robbie Mook, Gloria Borger & Jeffrey Toobin about McCabe's testimony. [TOOBIN, BORGER, MOOK, MILLER - offer views on the issue of Comey being asked for loyalty by Trump with McCabe corroborating Comey's story, the president's view of McCabe as biased, the 2015 politicization of the Justice Department & FBI, how House Republicans are stepping on their own agenda: let Clinton go, whether McCabe's job performance was affected by his wife's career, the mix of Comey, Clinton, Trump & former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani.]

Blitzer, Wolf;
Raju, Manu

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