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CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 09, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The release by Senator Dianne Feinstein of the testimony of the man, Glenn Simpson†, whose firm, Fusion GPS, commissioned the Trump dossier on possible ties to Russia that was written by British spy Christopher Steele† introduced; Simpson testimony about Steele's motivation in going to the FBI quoted [Four times, TRUMP - calls it "the fake dossier."]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Jim Sciutto) The GOP line the dossier was a Democratic document, but Simpson said Steele went to the FBI in June 2016 due to concerns about a presidential candidate {Trump} being blackmailed with Simpson's story on a death {Russians} attributed to the publication of the dossier discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Senator John Kennedy about the dossier. [KENNEDY - offers views on the funding of the dossier research, on the release of the Simpson testimony by Senator Dianne Feinstein.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Sciutto, Jim

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