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CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A Keeping Them Honest look at what President Trump said in Florida during a press conference about firing special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller & deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein & about fired FBI director James Comey. [TRUMP - says there is no collusion as found by the House Intelligence Committee, that we want to get the investigation over with.] Trump tweet about FBI director James Comey quoted. [In May 11, 2017, NBC interview, TRUMP - says he was going to fire Comey with the "Russia thing" a made-up story.] What he told the Russians about firing Comey noted. [On "The View," COMEY - comments on what Trump said about the reasons for being fired.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with "New York Times" Matthew Rosenberg about Trump & Comey. [ROSENBERG - offers views on Trump, Comey & the expressed various reasons for the firing, why Trump is fighting back against Comey.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's lawyers Alan Dershowitz & Jeffrey Toobin about the law & Trump & Comey & Michael Cohen. [DERSHOWITZ - offers views on the Comey firing was aimed at ending the Russia investigation, the law & what acts have corrupt motives.] [TOOBIN - offers views on presidential powers & whether the firing is obstruction of justice, the issue of attorney-client privilege in the Cohen matter.]

Cooper, Anderson

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