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White House / State Dinner / Security Breach #961439

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 27, 2009
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Photo of President Obama with Tareq and Michaele Salahi, who crashed the state dinner at the White House, shown.

(White House: Savannah Guthrie) The security breach reviewed; details given about the admission from the Secret Service and Michaele Salahi’s reality TV aspirations; scenes shown of First Lady Michelle Obama receiving the White House Christmas tree; photos and video from the dinner shown; statements from the Secret Service and the Salahis’ attorney Paul Gardner† quoted. [Representative Peter KING – calls for an investigation.] [Hair stylist Erwin GOMEZ††- says it seems like it was more than legit.] [Hair stylist Peggy IOAKIM††- recounts what Michaele said about the invitation.]

Williams, Brian;
Guthrie, Savannah

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