NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 26, 2006
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(Studio: Brian Williams) President Bush’s appointment of Fox News commentator Tony Snow as press secretary on this eventful day at the White House noted.
(White House: David Gregory) A 5th round of testimony from presidential advisor Karl Rove in the investigation into the leak of CIA officer Valerie Plame’s identity featured; Rove’s lawyer Robert Luskin quoted. [Former federal prosecutor Tom CONNOLLY- comments on what Rove’s further testimony means.] The overshadowing of Snow’s appointment by the news about Rove noted; Snow’s previous criticism of Bush quoted. [BUSH – jokes about Snow’s comments.]
(Studio: Brian Williams; Washington: Tim Russert) The findings of the latest NBC News/“Wall Street Journal” poll, which includes low approval ratings for Bush & Congress, cited & discussed.
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