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ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 01, 2019
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Washington: Kyra Phillips) The claims from White House whistleblower Tricia Newbold† that many {25} staffers were granted security clearances after failing security checks examined; details given of Newbold's reasons for initial denials & the issue of security clearance for Jared Kushner [In response to question from "New York Times" reporter Maggie Haberman, President TRUMP - denies overruling on security matters.] [Feb. 7, Ivanka TRUMP - says the president had no involvement on their clearances.] The "New York Times" report that Trump ordered White House chief of staff Gen. John Kelly to grant clearances noted. The Republican response to Newbold's claims discussed.

Muir, David;
Phillips, Kyra

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