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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Breaking news on the resignation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions at the request of President Trump after the midterm elections with Matthew Whitaker as acting Attorney General & what it means for the investigation by special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller introduced. Live discussion held with Senator Chris Coons about Trump & Sessions. [COONS - offers views on Trump replacing Sessions with a party loyalist to impede the special counsel, the succession statute, how this action indicates Trump's mastery of changing the subject after the Democratic victory in the House: a decisive lose, areas where there could be constructive bipartisanship.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's David Axelrod, Gloria Borger, Van Jones, Kirsten Powers, Marc Short & former Trump strategist David Urban about the Sessions firing. [BORGER, URBAN, POWERS - offer views on a likely investigation about the action, that Whitaker will not fire Mueller, how this is not a "neutral" action.]
- Cooper, Anderson
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