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Biden / Transition / Trump / Capitol Riot / Impeachment / Bernstein Interview #1280230

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jan 14, 2021
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A Keeping Them Honest look at "out with the old, in with the new" as President-elect Joe Biden outlined his new economic plan while President Trump lashed out at those around him introduced; details given from his economic package priced at 1.9 trillion dollars. [BIDEN - says there is real pain overwhelming the economy: a once-in-a-generation economic crisis.] [Last night, TRUMP - calls for us to move forward united.] How Trump will not admit there is no evidence of voter fraud in the presidential election noted; scenes shown of a fire extinguisher thrown by Robert Sanford at police at the Capitol Hill riot, the arrest of Kevin Seefried & John Suiiivan for their roles in the insurrection. [At impeachment debate, seven Republican REPRESENTATIVES - call for healing & unity.] Earlier, eight REPUBLICANS - challenge the election results.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; White House: Jim Acosta) The words from reports about the unstable president, who has been ranting about impeachment & leaving office, the issue of resignation & no comparisons to President Richard Nixon, on his impeachment legal team with legal arguments against impeachment, on how he is clueless about his legacy after fomenting an insurrection & whether he will get off scot free discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Carl Bernstein about the Trump-Nixon comparisons. [BERNSTEIN - offers views on how Nixon was not seditious inspiring a riot with Nixon's resignation being forced by Republicans, on the pardon question for Trump & Nixon, how Nixon remained a pariah after his criminal actions, but he was not deranged like Trump & how he prayed with Henry Kissinger about what he had done.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Acosta, Jim

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