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ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Mary Bruce) The ongoing racial firestorm over President Trump's comments last week & the questioning of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen examined; details given about the issue of the children of immigrants. [TRUMP - says he wants immigrants from everywhere.] [In response to question from Senators Patrick Leahy & Dick Durbin, NIELSEN - says she did not hear "that word," but there was "strong language"; comments on the people of Norway.] [Senator Lindsey GRAHAM - backs Durbin; tells the president he should just call him; states we need a reliable partner at the White House about immigration.] The real possibility of a government shutdown discussed.

Muir, David;
Bruce, Mary

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