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Politics / US Attorneys / Gonzales / Hearings #863894

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 19, 2007
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The grilling by the Senate Judiciary Committee of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales for his role in the firing of eight US attorneys featured; scenes shown from the hearings. [Senator Arlen SPECTER - questions Gonzales about preparation.] [GONZALES - says the eight attorneys deserve better, but the decision was right and so stands.] [Senators Dianne FEINSTEIN, Dick DURBIN, Patrick LEAHY, Lindsey GRAHAM - question Gonzales.] [Several times, GONZALES - says "I don't recall."] [Republican SENATOR - asks Gonzales to resign.]

(Studio: Charles Gibson; Washington: George Stephanopoulos) How Gonzales's job is hanging by a thread with the lack of support for him outside the White House and what will come next at the hearings discussed.

Gibson, Charles;
Thomas, Pierre;
Stephanopoulos, George

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