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CNN Evening News for Friday, Apr 27, 2018
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(Studio: John Berman) Breaking news that Dr. Ronny Jackson, who withdraw from the nomination to head the V.A., will return to White House medical unit but not as President Trump's physician reported. [On "Fox & Friends," TRUMP - calls it a witchhunt by the Justice Department.] [With German Chancellor Angela Merkel, TRUMP - praises Jackson: that Washington is a mean place.] Various examples of Trump calling people names shown.

(Studio: John Berman; Capitol Hill: Phil Mattingly) The bipartisan concerns in the Senate about Jackson's issues with limited enthusiasm for the nomination, the blame on White House for not vetting & problems with communications discussed.

(Studio: John Berman; Washington: M.J. Lee) Jackson's drug dispensing practice as White House physician with a "grab & go" practice of handing out of prescription drugs with two examples about drugs being given out casually discussed.

Berman, John;
Mattingly, Phil;
Lee, M.J.

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