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CIA / Hayden Confirmation #829262

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 18, 2006
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(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) Report introduced.

(Washington: George Stephanopoulos) The appearance by Gen. Michael Hayden before a Senate committee considering his nomination to head the CIA featured; scenes shown. [HAYDEN - says the CIA needs to get out of the news & focus on protecting the American people.] [In response to questions from Senators Carl Levin, Ron Wyden, Pat Roberts & Orrin Hatch, HAYDEN - comments on the NSA surveillance program, his role in the military & whether he reports first to Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld or Ambassador John Negroponte.]

Vargas, Elizabeth;
Stephanopoulos, George

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