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ABC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 09, 2019
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(Studio: Tom Llamas) Report introduced.

(Richmond: Zachary Kiesch) The scandals in Virginia politics over Governor Ralph Northam about wearing blackface & Lt. Gov. Justion Fairfax about sexual assault accusations from two women updated; details given about what Northam said in the "Washington Post" about race. [Feb. 2, NORTHAM - recounts using shoe polish on his cheeks; speaks about the experiences of people of color.] [Virginia house delegate Patrick HOPE†- speaks about impeaching Fairfax.] [Meredith Watson's lawyer Nancy Erika SMITH†- recounts what Fairfax did: rape.] The denial from Fairfax quoted. The status of impeachment for Fairfax, who has no plans to step down, discussed.

Llamas, Tom;
Kiesch, Zachary

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