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Trump & Bannon / Wolff Book / Min, Dean Interviews / A Discussion #1119490

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jan 04, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with "The Hollywood Reporter" part-owner Janice Min about the description in Michael Wolff's book "Fire & Fury" of a dinner party attended by Steve Bannon & Fox CEO Roger Ailes; Min tweet quoted. [MIN - offers views on the incredible dinner party hosted by Wolff for the Aileses with whom she talked, the accuracy of book quotes about the Ailes-Bannon exchange about the future of the Republican Party, Bannon's view of President Trump: his lack of patience, how Wolff was granted the rights to quote what was said at the dinner.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper, Jeffrey Toobin) More that was said in the Wolff book by Trump about FBI director James Comey & John Dean quoted. [Voice of DEAN - offers views on what Trump said about him {Dean} & Watergate, whether White House lawyer Don McGahn could be asked to testify based on attorney-client privilege, how he {Dean} was allowed to testify during Watergate, McGann's loyalty being to the executive branch, not the president.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The excerpt in the Wolff book about what Trump said about the Trump Tower meeting with Russians & other matters in the book quoted. Live discussion held with CNN's Jeffrey Toobin, law professor Carrie Cordero & Pamela Brown about the issues raised by the Wolff book. [TOOBIN, BROWN, CORDERO - offer views on the "New York Times" story about the June 20 Trump Tower meeting with Russians & Donald Trump, Jr. & the investigation by special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller about who put out a false story about the meeting; Mueller's look into obstruction of justice in the Russia probe into the meeting, the issue of what would happen if Mueller was fired: it would be a red line for Congress, the issue of the firing of FBI director James Comey & who knew about the plans for the firing.] Other material: Wolff book excerpts quoted.

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