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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 13, 2007
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(Studio: Campbell Brown) Report introduced.

(White House: David Gregory) The controversy over Attorney General Alberto Gonzales’ decision to fire 8 federal prosecutors examined; details given of the roles of then-White House counsel Harriet Miers and Gonzales' chief of staff Kyle Sampson††, who resigned yesterday; Sampson e-mail quoted. [GONZALES – acknowledges that mistakes were made.] [Senator Charles SCHUMER†- says this was a long-standing plan to exact political vendettas or make political payoffs.] [Last week, fired prosecutor David IGLESIAS††- testifies.] [White House counselor Dan BARTLETT†- denies White House involvement.]

Reporter(s):
Brown, Campbell;
Gregory, David
Duration:
00:03:00

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