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ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 06, 2019
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Richmond: Tom Llamas) The three scandals involving Virginia Democrats politicians Governor Raplh Northam, Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax & attorney general Mark Herring† introduced; details given about Herring's admission of wearing blackface in the 1980s after Northam had a racist photo in his medical school yearbook & professor Vanessa Tyson accusing Fairfax of sexual assault. [Feb. 4, FAIRFAX - calls it a smear.] Tyson's statement about events quoted. [Feb. 5, state senator Louise LUCAS - says Northam has to go.] [State senator Richard STUART†- comments on what Northam may do.] The call from NOW for Fairfax to step down & the resulting crisis if all three step down discussed.

Muir, David;
Llamas, Tom

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