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NcCain / White House Aide #1124475

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 11, 2018
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Mary Bruce) The firestorm over what White House aide Kelly Sadler said yesterday about Senator John McCain after he opposed CIA director nominee Gina Haspel: that "he is dying anyway" reviewed. [White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee SANDERS - refuses to comment.] [On "The View," daughter Meghan McCAIN - talks about her father's legacy; questions Sadler still having a job.] A tweet from wife Cindy McCain to Sadler, a statement from former Vice President Joe Biden & what McCain said about Haspel quoted. A criticism on Fox from former Fox military analyst Thomas McInerney that McCain opposed Haspel because torture worked on him introduced. [McINERNEY - says he is "songbird John."] [In 2015, Donald TRUMP - says he was a war hero because he was captured.] The private apology from Sadler to the McCains discussed.

Muir, David;
Bruce, Mary

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