Search the Archive

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

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jan 04, 2018
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(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.

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Jeffrey, Anderson Cooper,
Duration:
00:18:20

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.