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Sessions Resignation / Mueller Investigation #1131844

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 07, 2018
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(White House: Jonathan Karl) The resignation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions at the request of President Trump after the midterm elections & what it means for the investigation by special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller featured; scenes shown of Sessions leaving the Justice Department; details given of the appointment of Matt Whitaker as acting Attorney General. [July 2017, TRUMP - says Sessions should not have recused himself.] [On Fox, July, 2017, SESSIONS - reacts.] Whitaker's position on Mueller noted. [July 2017, on CNN, WHITAKER - defends the Trump Tower meeting; explains how Mueller could be stopped.] The political concerns from both parties about Whitaker discussed.

(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) How this change creates pressure for Mueller to complete his investigation outlined.

Muir, David;
Karl, Jonathan;
Thomas, Pierre

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