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McCain / White House Aide / Apology Issue / A Discussion #1124669

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, May 15, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A Keeping Them Honest look at the lack of a White House apology after White House aide Kelly Sadler's joke about Senator John McCain in which she said: "it does not matter; he's dying anyway" about the issue of the CIA nomination of Gina Haspel introduced; details given about the apology issue. [In response to question, Senator Mitch McCONNELL - says the issue did not come up, that there should be a public apology.] [Senators Susan COLLINS, Jeff FLAKE - call the comment insensitive & the White House should issue a public apology.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Trump author Tony Schwartz about the issue. [SCHWARTZ - offers views that President Trump likely told Sadler not to apologize with Trump never admitting to anything "bad": never apologize, the Roy Cohn model for behavior, the "Access Hollywood" tapes, how anyone around him is a reflection on Trump himself.]

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