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NSA Leak / Snowden #1132880

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 28, 2014
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The NBC interview with NSA leaker Edward Snowden previewed. [SNOWDEN – says the Constitution of the US had been violated; says he’d like to go home; says his priority is making sure these programs are reformed and the country he left behind can be helped by his actions; says he sees himself as a patriot.] [Secretary of State John KERRY – says Snowden has betrayed his country; says patriots don’t go to Russia.]

(Studio: Brian Williams; White House: Chuck Todd) The administration’s rage aimed at Snowden discussed.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Studio: Pete Williams) The issue of clemency for Snowden examined; details given about the accusations against him and the prospects for a deal. [In January, Attorney General Eric HOLDER – says clemency would be going too far.]

Williams, Brian;
Todd, Chuck;
Williams, Pete

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